Pontederia cordata L.

Common names: Pickerelweed
Species details (USDA): USDA POCO14

Documented uses

3 uses documented
Malecite Drug, Contraceptive detail... (Mechling, W.H., 1959, The Malecite Indians With Notes on the Micmacs, Anthropologica 8:239-263, pages 259)
Micmac Drug, Contraceptive detail... (Chandler, R. Frank, Lois Freeman and Shirley N. Hooper, 1979, Herbal Remedies of the Maritime Indians, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 1:49-68, pages 59)
Montagnais Drug, Panacea detail... (Speck, Frank G., 1917, Medicine Practices of the Northeastern Algonquians, Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Americanists Pp. 303-321, pages 315)