Asteraceae Taraxacum sp.


Cree - Food, Starvation Food

Use documented by:
Beardsley, Gretchen, 1941, Notes on Cree Medicines, Based on Collections Made by I. Cowie in 1892., Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 28:483-496, page 494

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Scientific name: Taraxacum sp.
Common names: Dandelion
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cree
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Starvation Food
Notes: Infusion of roots given in copious draughts at hourly intervals.

RECRD: 5163 id: 39404