Rosaceae Spiraea salicifolia L.

Willowleaf Meadowsweet

Mahuna - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 18

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Scientific name: Spiraea salicifolia L.
USDA symbol: SPSA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Willowleaf Meadowsweet
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Roots used for coughs.

RECRD: 95664 id: 38738