Fabaceae Astragalus crassicarpus Nutt.

Groundplum Milkvetch

Chippewa - Drug, Stimulant

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 364

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Scientific name: Astragalus crassicarpus Nutt.
USDA symbol: ASCRC3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Groundplum Milkvetch
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Stimulant
Notes: Compound decoction of root taken as a stimulant.

RECRD: 82839 id: 6487