Entry Detail

Cynoglossum virginianum L.
wild comfrey


Entry Type:  
Species
Scientific Name:  
Cynoglossum virginianum L.
Common Name:  
wild comfrey
Myaamia Name:  
Description:  

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Walker, M. 2004, June 2 Use - Medicinal 

Tea is made by boiling "spicnert", horehound, comfrey, cherry bark and "alicompain".

Gonella, M.P 2003-2006 Related Info 

Cherokee chewed the leaves like tobacco.

Gleason, H.A. and Cronquist, A. 1991 Habitat 

Occurs in upland woods throughout eastern and western Myaamia lands.

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