Caprifoliaceae Viburnum prunifolium L.


Delaware - Drug, Reproductive Aid

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1972, Folk Medicine of the Delaware and Related Algonkian Indians, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission Anthropological Papers #3, page 31

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Scientific name: Viburnum prunifolium L.
USDA symbol: VIPR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Blackhaw
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Family (APG): Caprifoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Reproductive Aid
Notes: Root bark combined with leaves of other plants and used to strengthen female generative organs.

RECRD: 42657 id: 43175