Scrophulariaceae Aureolaria pedicularia (L.) Raf.

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Cherokee - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 35

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Scientific name: Aureolaria pedicularia (L.) Raf.
USDA symbol: AUPEP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Compound decoction taken for dysentery.

RECRD: 86576 id: 6749