Asteraceae Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Schultz-Bip.


Cherokee - Drug, Orthopedic Aid

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 34

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Scientific name: Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Schultz-Bip.
USDA symbol: TAPA6 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Feverfew
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Orthopedic Aid
Notes: Infusion used to bathe swollen feet.

RECRD: 83966 id: 39288