Asteraceae Arctium minus Bernh.

Lesser Burrdock

Chippewa - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 340

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Scientific name: Arctium minus Bernh.
USDA symbol: ARMI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lesser Burrdock
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Infusion of leaves taken after a coughing spell for a hard, dry cough.

RECRD: 81722 id: 4275