Rutaceae Zanthoxylum americanum P. Mill.

Common Pricklyash

Creek - Drug, Veterinary Aid

Use documented by:
Swanton, John R, 1928, Religious Beliefs and Medical Practices of the Creek Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #42:473-672, page 663

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Scientific name: Zanthoxylum americanum P. Mill.
USDA symbol: ZAAM (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Pricklyash
Family: Rutaceae
Family (APG): Rutaceae
Native American Tribe: Creek
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Veterinary Aid
Notes: Infusion of bark used to rub on dog's nose to improve his scent.

RECRD: 97473 id: 44314