Araliaceae Aralia racemosa L.

American Spikenard

Menominee - Drug, Blood Medicine

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1923, Ethnobotany of the Menomini Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:1-174, page 24

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Scientific name: Aralia racemosa L.
USDA symbol: ARRAR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Spikenard
Family: Araliaceae
Family (APG): Araliaceae
Native American Tribe: Menominee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: Root used in cases of blood poisoning and as a poultice for sores.

RECRD: 81651 id: 4137