Araceae Arisaema dracontium (L.) Schott


Menominee - Other, Sacred Items

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1923, Ethnobotany of the Menomini Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:1-174, page 79

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Scientific name: Arisaema dracontium (L.) Schott
USDA symbol: ARDR3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Greendragon
Family: Araceae
Family (APG): Araceae
Native American Tribe: Menominee
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Sacred Items
Notes: Root used in sacred bundles and gave the power of supernatural dreams to the owner.

RECRD: 1207 id: 4798