Asteraceae Tanacetum vulgare L.

Common Tansy

Cheyenne - Drug, Strengthener

Use documented by:
Grinnell, George Bird, 1972, The Cheyenne Indians - Their History and Ways of Life Vol.2, Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press, page 190

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Scientific name: Tanacetum vulgare L.
USDA symbol: TAVU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Tansy
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cheyenne
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Strengthener
Notes: Infusion of pulverized leaves and blossoms taken for weakness.

RECRD: 2074 id: 39297