Poaceae Cinna arundinacea L.

Sweet Woodreed

Iroquois - Drug, Misc. Disease Remedy

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 274

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Scientific name: Cinna arundinacea L.
USDA symbol: CIAR2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sweet Woodreed
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Misc. Disease Remedy
Notes: Compound decoction of plants taken for sugar diabetes.

RECRD: 84099 id: 9901