Typhaceae Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail

Ojibwa - Drug, Other

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 390

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Scientific name: Typha latifolia L.
USDA symbol: TYLA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Broadleaf Cattail
Family: Typhaceae
Family (APG): Typhaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Other
Notes: Fruit fuzz used as a war medicine.

RECRD: 96546 id: 41290