Araliaceae Aralia hispida Vent.

Bristly Sarsaparilla

Potawatomi - Drug, Tonic

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1933, Ethnobotany of the Forest Potawatomi Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 7:1-230, page 40

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Scientific name: Aralia hispida Vent.
USDA symbol: ARHI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bristly Sarsaparilla
Family: Araliaceae
Family (APG): Araliaceae
Native American Tribe: Potawatomi
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Tonic
Notes: Root used as a tonic.

RECRD: 81551 id: 4002