Clusiaceae Triadenum virginicum (L.) Raf.

Virginia Marsh St. Johnswort

Potawatomi - Drug, Febrifuge

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 60

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Scientific name: Triadenum virginicum (L.) Raf.
USDA symbol: TRVI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Virginia Marsh St. Johnswort
Family: Clusiaceae
Family (APG): Hypericaceae
Native American Tribe: Potawatomi
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Febrifuge
Notes: Infusion of leaves used for fevers.

RECRD: 87669 id: 40547