Rosaceae Aruncus dioicus var. vulgaris (Maxim.) Hara

Bride's Feathers

Nitinaht - Drug, Misc. Disease Remedy

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., John Thomas, Barry F. Carlson and Robert T. Ogilvie, 1983, Ethnobotany of the Nitinaht Indians of Vancouver Island, Victoria. British Columbia Provincial Museum, page 116

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Scientific name: Aruncus dioicus var. vulgaris (Maxim.) Hara
USDA symbol: ARDIV (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bride's Feathers
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Nitinaht
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Misc. Disease Remedy
Notes: Infusion of pounded roots taken for measle-like illnesses.

RECRD: 47334 id: 5905