Lead Plant - Amorpha canescens

Ethnobotanical Uses

Plant w/Flowers

Food:

"Oglala Beverage Leaves used to make a hot tea." (Moerman 70)

Medicine:

"--- Ojibwa, South Analgesic Decoction of root taken for stomach pain." (Moerman 70)

Other Uses:

"Oglala Smoke Plant Dried leaves crushed fine, mixed with buffalo fat, and used as a smoking material." (Moerman 70)