Aceraceae Acer spicatum Lam.

Mountain Maple

Micmac - Drug, Eye Medicine

Use documented by:
Chandler, R. Frank, Lois Freeman and Shirley N. Hooper, 1979, Herbal Remedies of the Maritime Indians, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 1:49-68, page 53

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Scientific name: Acer spicatum Lam.
USDA symbol: ACSP2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Mountain Maple
Family: Aceraceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Micmac
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Eye Medicine
Notes: Bark used for sore eyes.

RECRD: 80192 id: 719