Anacardiaceae Toxicodendron pubescens P. Mill.

Atlantic Poison Oak

Delaware - Drug, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1972, Folk Medicine of the Delaware and Related Algonkian Indians, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission Anthropological Papers #3, page 33

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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: Delaware
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Poultice of roasted, crushed roots regarded as medicinally valuable.

RECRD: 42689 id: 40467