Brassicaceae Armoracia rusticana P.G. Gaertn.


Delaware, Ontario - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 66, 82

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Scientific name: Armoracia rusticana P.G. Gaertn.
USDA symbol: ARRU4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Horseradish
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Ontario
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Poultice of leaves applied for neuralgia.

RECRD: 81971 id: 4922