Brassicaceae Brassica sp.


Rappahannock - Drug, Poultice

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., R.B. Hassrick and E.S. Carpenter, 1942, Rappahannock Herbals, Folk-Lore and Science of Cures, Proceedings of the Delaware County Institute of Science 10:7-55., page 32

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Scientific name: Brassica sp.
Common names: Mustard
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Poultice
Notes: Hot poultice of roasted roots used for chilblains.

RECRD: 83247 id: 7530