Fabaceae Acacia koa Gray


Hawaiian - Drug, Pediatric Aid

Use documented by:
Akana, Akaiko, 1922, Hawaiian Herbs of Medicinal Value, Honolulu: Pacific Book House, page 46

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Scientific name: Acacia koa Gray
USDA symbol: ACKO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Koa
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Hawaiian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pediatric Aid
Notes: Ashes of this and other plants applied to the mouth interior of infants for physical weakness.

RECRD: 8186 id: 397