Urticaceae Urtica sp.


Thompson - Drug, Disinfectant

Use documented by:
Steedman, E.V., 1928, The Ethnobotany of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, SI-BAE Annual Report #45:441-522, page 505

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Scientific name: Urtica sp.
Common names: Nettle
Family: Urticaceae
Family (APG): Urticaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Disinfectant
Notes: Plant used to make a wash poured on the body as a purifier after sweatbath.

RECRD: 96746 id: 41909