Ranunculaceae Trollius laxus Salisb.

American Globeflower

Cherokee - Drug, Oral 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 36

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Scientific name: Trollius laxus Salisb.
USDA symbol: TRLAL (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Globeflower
Family: Ranunculaceae
Family (APG): Ranunculaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Oral Aid
Notes: Infusion of leaves and stem used for 'thrash.'

RECRD: 96430 id: 40834