Fabaceae Cercis canadensis L.

Eastern Redbud

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Antiemetic

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 25, 74

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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: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antiemetic
Notes: Infusion of bark taken for vomiting.

RECRD: 83720 id: 8865