Species Detail

Ptelea trifoliata L.
Hop-tree; See Rel. Info.


Scientific Name:  
Ptelea trifoliata L.
Common Name:  
Hop-tree; See Rel. Info.
Myaamia Name:  
kinoonsaawiaahkwi
Uses:  
Medicinal
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Ptelea trifoliata L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Medicinal  used to treat malaria.
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Medicinal  the root used to reduce bile and regulate the liver functioning.
Botanical Sources  
Ptelea trifoliata L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in rich woods and thickets in eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Ptelea trifoliata L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Dunn, J.P. 1908   This tree also known as shrubby treefoil or water ash [although this is the common name for Fraxinus caroliana; a different genus and species]