Lamiaceae Stachys palustris L.

Marsh Hedgenettle

Chippewa - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 344

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Scientific name: Stachys palustris L.
USDA symbol: STPA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Marsh Hedgenettle
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Infusion of fresh or dried leaves taken for 'sudden colic.'

RECRD: 95703 id: 38821