Species Detail

Zanthoxylum americanum Mill.
Common prickly ash


Scientific Name:  
Zanthoxylum americanum Mill.
Common Name:  
Common prickly ash
Myaamia Name:  
seenankaĊĦia
Uses:  
Medicinal
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Zanthoxylum americanum Mill.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Lamb, E.W; Shultz, L.W. 1964 Use - Medicinal  leaves used for mosquito bites and infections
Anonymous 1724 Use - Medicinal  bark used to draw off pus. "The bark of the prickly wood type of ash to draw off pus"
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Unknown  "sanangacia; prickly ash"
Botanical Sources  
Zanthoxylum americanum Mill.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in moist woods and thickets in eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Zanthoxylum americanum Mill.
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