Rutaceae Zanthoxylum americanum P. Mill.

Common Pricklyash

Ojibwa - Drug, Respiratory Aid

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 387

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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: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Respiratory Aid
Notes: Infusion of berries sprayed on chest for congestion from bronchitis.

RECRD: 97509 id: 44351