Tiliaceae Tilia americana L.

American Basswood

Iroquois - Drug, Antihemorrhagic

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 384

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Scientific name: Tilia americana L.
USDA symbol: TIAMA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Basswood
Family: Tiliaceae
Family (APG): Malvaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antihemorrhagic
Notes: Compound decoction of roots and bark taken for internal hemorrhage.

RECRD: 96249 id: 40342