Fabaceae Trifolium repens L.

White Clover

Cherokee - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 29

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Scientific name: Trifolium repens L.
USDA symbol: TRRE3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Clover
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Infusion taken for fevers and 'leucorrhea.'

RECRD: 96344 id: 40628