Pinaceae Abies balsamea (L.) P. Mill.

Balsam Fir

Anticosti - Drug, Kidney Aid

Use documented by:
Rousseau, Jacques, 1946, Notes Sur L'ethnobotanique D'anticosti, Archives de Folklore 1:60-71, page 64

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Scientific name: Abies balsamea (L.) P. Mill.
USDA symbol: ABBA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Balsam Fir
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Anticosti
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Kidney Aid
Notes: Decoction of bark and bark from another plant taken for kidney troubles.

RECRD: 50450 id: 42