Asteraceae Aster foliaceus Lindl.

Alpine Leafybract Aster

Thompson - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Perry, F., 1952, Ethno-Botany of the Indians in the Interior of British Columbia, Museum and Art Notes 2(2):36-43., page 41

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Scientific name: Aster foliaceus Lindl.
USDA symbol: SYFOF (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Alpine Leafybract Aster
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Decoction of roots taken for stomach swelling, dyspepsia and indigestion.

RECRD: 82750 id: 6426