Aceraceae Acer pensylvanicum L.

Striped Maple

Algonquin, Quebec - Drug, Veterinary Aid

Use documented by:
Black, Meredith Jean, 1980, Algonquin Ethnobotany: An Interpretation of Aboriginal Adaptation in South Western Quebec, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series Number 65, page 196

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Scientific name: Acer pensylvanicum L.
USDA symbol: ACPE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Striped Maple
Family: Aceraceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Algonquin, Quebec
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Veterinary Aid
Notes: Plant eaten by a moose with a broken bone to aid its healing.

RECRD: 11111 id: 581