Taxaceae Taxus brevifolia Nutt.

Pacific Yew

Chehalis - Drug, Diaphoretic

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 16

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Scientific name: Taxus brevifolia Nutt.
USDA symbol: TABR2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pacific Yew
Family: Taxaceae
Family (APG): Taxaceae
Native American Tribe: Chehalis
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diaphoretic
Notes: Infusion of crushed leaves used as a wash to cause perspiring.

RECRD: 95990 id: 39447