Apocynaceae Apocynum sp.

Chippewa - Drug, Other

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 340

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Scientific name: Apocynum sp.
Common names:
Family: Apocynaceae
Family (APG): Apocynaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Other
Notes: Snuff of dried, pulverized root used to cause sneezing for 'relieving the head.'

RECRD: 81468 id: 3877