United States. National Park Service. “Goodyera pubescens.” National Parks Service. U.S. Department of the Interior, n.d. Web. 17 Mar. 2016.
|Scientific Name||Goodyera pubescens|
|Common Names||Downy Rattlesnake Plantain|
|Medicinal or Edible Section||Roots, Leaves, Sap|
|Medicinal and Edible Uses||Roots- tea treats snakebites; Leaves- tea treats colds, toothaches, cools burns, treats skin ulcers, improves appetite; Sap- treats sore eyes|
|Used to treat||Burns, Coughs/Colds/Expectorants, Ear/Eye, Gynecology, Kidney/Diuretics, Mouth, Pulmonary/Respiratory Aids, Stomach|
Sandy Hook Herbarium can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.
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