Brassicaceae Thlaspi arvense L.

Field Pennycress

Iroquois - Drug, Throat Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 341

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Scientific name: Thlaspi arvense L.
USDA symbol: THAR5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Field Pennycress
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Throat Aid
Notes: Infusion of plant taken for sore throats.

RECRD: 96147 id: 39830