Ericaceae Arbutus menziesii Pursh

Pacific Madrone

Skokomish - Drug, Cold Remedy

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 44

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Scientific name: Arbutus menziesii Pursh
USDA symbol: ARME (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pacific Madrone
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Skokomish
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cold Remedy
Notes: Infusion of leaves taken for colds.

RECRD: 81695 id: 4229