Asteraceae Balsamorhiza incana Nutt.

Hoary Balsamroot

Cheyenne - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeffrey A., 1981, The Ethnobotany of the Northern Cheyenne Indians of Montana, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 4:1-55, page 20

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Scientific name: Balsamorhiza incana Nutt.
USDA symbol: BAIN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Hoary Balsamroot
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cheyenne
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Infusion of leaves, stems and roots taken for stomach pains.

RECRD: 44700 id: 6848