Species Detail

Sanguinaria canadensis L.
Bloodroot


Scientific Name:  
Sanguinaria canadensis L.
Common Name:  
Bloodroot
Myaamia Name:  
oonsaalamooni
Uses:  
Medicinal, Technology
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Sanguinaria canadensis L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Rafert, S. 1992 Use - Technology  trade collected and dried; then sold for pharmaceutical use
Rafert, S. 1989, August 24-25 Use - Medicinal  used as a tonic
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Technology  kitaraamihi!
Botanical Sources  
Sanguinaria canadensis L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs on rich; moist soil throughout eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Sanguinaria canadensis L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Peterson, L. A. 1977   emetic; purgative and yellow paint