Scrophulariaceae Aureolaria virginica (L.) Pennell

Downy Yellow False Foxglove

Cherokee - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 57

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Scientific name: Aureolaria virginica (L.) Pennell
USDA symbol: AUVI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Downy Yellow False Foxglove
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Decoction of plants taken for dysentery.

RECRD: 86579 id: 6753