Fabaceae Cercis canadensis L.

Eastern Redbud

Alabama - Drug, Respiratory Aid

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 31

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Scientific name: Cercis canadensis L.
USDA symbol: CECAC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eastern Redbud
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Alabama
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Respiratory Aid
Notes: Cold infusion of roots and inner bark taken for congestion.

RECRD: 83718 id: 8860