Papaveraceae Chelidonium majus L.

Greater Celandine

Iroquois - Drug, Veterinary Aid

Use documented by:
Rousseau, Jacques, 1945, Le Folklore Botanique De Caughnawaga, Contributions de l'Institut botanique l'Universite de Montreal 55:7-72, page 45

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Scientific name: Chelidonium majus L.
USDA symbol: CHMAM (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Greater Celandine
Family: Papaveraceae
Family (APG): Papaveraceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Veterinary Aid
Notes: Infusion of whole plant, another plant & milk given to pigs that drool and have sudden movements.

RECRD: 50053 id: 9355