Rhamnaceae Berchemia scandens (Hill) K. Koch

Alabama Supplejack

Seminole - Drug, Other

Use documented by:
Sturtevant, William, 1954, The Mikasuki Seminole: Medical Beliefs and Practices, Yale University, PhD Thesis, page 272

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Scientific name: Berchemia scandens (Hill) K. Koch
USDA symbol: BESC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Alabama Supplejack
Family: Rhamnaceae
Family (APG): Rhamnaceae
Native American Tribe: Seminole
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Other
Notes: Complex infusion of stems taken for chronic conditions.

RECRD: 62063 id: 7051