Species Detail

Tanacetum huronense Nutt. or T. vulgare L.
Eastern tansy


Scientific Name:  
Tanacetum huronense Nutt. or T. vulgare L.
Common Name:  
Eastern tansy
Myaamia Name:  
pileelikwa ansooyi
Uses:  
Medicinal
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Tanacetum huronense Nutt. or T. vulgare L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Medicinal  leaves chewed or made into tea for what was called "summer complaint" or "chills and fevers"
Botanical Sources  
Tanacetum huronense Nutt. or T. vulgare L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   Eastern tansy; T. huronense is a native; occuring in riverbanks and shores in eastern Miami lands Common tansy; T. vulgare; is an introduced species occuring in roadsides; fields and other disturbed areas throughout eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Tanacetum huronense Nutt. or T. vulgare L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   Translation from Miami-Illinois means flying squirrels tail --descriptive category--morphologcal –