Asteraceae Achillea millefolium L.

Common Yarrow

Montagnais - Drug, Febrifuge

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., 1917, Medicine Practices of the Northeastern Algonquians, Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Americanists Pp. 303-321, page 315

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Scientific name: Achillea millefolium L.
USDA symbol: ACMIM2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Yarrow
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Montagnais
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Febrifuge
Notes: Infusion of plant used for fever.

RECRD: 80363 id: 902