Anacardiaceae Toxicodendron pubescens P. Mill.

Atlantic Poison Oak

Cherokee - Drug, Emetic

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 37

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Scientific name: Toxicodendron pubescens P. Mill.
USDA symbol: TOPU2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Atlantic Poison Oak
Family: Anacardiaceae
Family (APG): Anacardiaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Decoction of bark taken as an emetic.

RECRD: 93597 id: 40466