Verbenaceae Verbena urticifolia L.

White Vervain

Meskwaki - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1928, Ethnobotany of the Meskwaki Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:175-326, page 251252

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Scientific name: Verbena urticifolia L.
USDA symbol: VEURU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Vervain
Family: Verbenaceae
Family (APG): Verbenaceae
Native American Tribe: Meskwaki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Infusion of root used for profuse menstruation.

RECRD: 97034 id: 42892