Asteraceae Tanacetum vulgare L.

Common Tansy

Nanticoke - Drug, Diaphoretic

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 58, 84

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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: Nanticoke
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diaphoretic
Notes: Whole plant used as a sudorific.

RECRD: 95921 id: 39320