Plan Ahead for next summer's NESBA exhibit at Fruitlands Musum- Shaker Plants


HERBS and Medicinal Plants LISTING 

Miller, Amy Bess, Shaker Medicinal Herbs; A Compendium of History Lore and Uses: Published in Association with Hancock Shaker Village.
The following is the List of plants as they appear in Miller’s Book. 

· ABCESS. Polemonium reptans. Greek Valerian, blue bells, jacob’s ladder.
· ACONITE. Aconitum napellus. Monkshood, wolfbane.
· AGRIMONY. Agrimona eupatoria. Cocklebur, stickwort.
· ALDER, BLACK. Prinos verticillatus. Striped alder, winterberry, fake alder.
· ALDER, RED or TAG. Alnus serrulata. Tag alder, smooth alderm brook alder.
· ALUM ROOT. Heuchera pubescens. Cranesbill, splitrock.
· ANGELICA. Angelica atropurpurea. Purple angelica, masterwort, high angelica, archangel.
· ANGOSTURA. Galipea officinalis.
· ANISE. Pimpinella anisum.
· APPLETREE. Pyrus malus.
· ARNICA. Arnica montana. Mountain Tobacco, Leopardsbane.
· ASH, MOUNTAIN. Pyrus americana. Roundwood.
· ASH, PRICKLY. Zanthoxylum americanum. Yellow wood, toothache bush, suter berry.
· ASH, WHITE. Fraxinum americana.
· ASPARAGUS ROOT. Asparagus officinalis.
· ASPEN, QUAKING. Populus tremuloides. European poplar.
· AVENS, WATER. Geum rivale. Chocolate root, throat root, cure-all, evan’s root.
· BACKACHE BRAKE. Athyrium filix-femina. Female Fern.
· BALM OF GILEAD. Commiphora opobalsamum. · BALM, LEMON. Melissa officinalis. Bee balm, blue balm, cure-all, dropsy plant.
· BALM, MOLDAVIAN. Dracocephalum moldavica. Sweet balm, tea balm, Dragonhead. ·     BALMONY. Chelone glabra. Snakehead, Turtlebloom, turtlehead, Salt Rheum weed, fishmouth, shell flower, bitter herb.
· BALSAM, SWEET. Gnaphalium polycephalum. white balsam, Indian Posy, Old Field Balsam.
· BARBERRY. Berberis vulgaris. Sowberry.
· BASIL, SWEET. Ocimum basilicum.
· BASSWOOD. Tilia americana. Linden, Lime Tree, Spoonwood.
· BAYBERRY. Myrica cerifera. Wax Myrtle, myrtle, wax berry, candle berry.
· BEECH. Fagus ferruginea.
· BEECHDROPS. Epifagus virginiana.
· BELLADONNA. Atropa belladonna. Deadly Nightshade, dwale.
· BELLWORT. Uvularia perfoliata. Mohawkweed.
· BENNE. Sesamum indicum. Sesame, gingili, tell.
· BETHROOT. Trillium pendulum. Birthroot, indian balm, ground lily, wake robin, true love, coughroot, pariswort.
· BETONY, WOOD. Betonica officinalis.
· BIRCH, BLACK. Betula lenta. Cherry birch, sweet birch, mahogany birch, spice birch.
· BIRD PEPPER. Capsicum frutescens. Cayenne Pepper, chillies.
· BITTER HERB. Erythraea centaurium. Lesser centaury, European centaury.
· BITTERROOT. Apocynum androsaemifolium. Honeybloom, milk ipecac, dogbane, dogsbone, wandering milkweed, flytrap.
· BITTERSWEET, FALSE. Celastrus scandens. Staff Tree, staff vine,climbing orange root, waxwort.
· BITTERSWEET. Solanum dulcamara. Garden nightshade, woody nightshade, violet bloom, fever twig, scarlet berry.
· BLACKBERRY. Rubus villosus, Rubus occidentalis. Dewberry, bramble, gout berry, cloudberry.
· BLAZING STAR. Aletris farinosa. Devil’s Bit, Unicorn, Stargrass, Colic Root, Ague Root.
· BLOODROOT. Sanguinaria canadensis. Red Puccoon, Indian Paint, Tetterwort.
· BLUE FLAG. Iris versicolor. Poison flag, flag lily, water flag, fleur-de-lis, liver lily, snake lily.
· BONESET. Eupatorium perfoliatum. Thoroughwort, feverwort, throughstem, vegetable antimony, crosswort, sweating plant, Indian sage, ague weed, eupatorium.
· BORAGE. Borago officinalis. Burrage, bugloss.
· BOXBERRY. Gaultheria procumbens. Wintergreen.
· BOXWOOD. Cornus florida. Dogwood, flowering dogwood, flowering cornel, budwood.
· BROOKLIME. Veronica beccabunga. Water Pimpernel, water purslane, beccabunga.
· BROOM. Cytisus scoparius. Link, genista, banal.
· BUCHU. Barosma betulina. Bookoo, bucku, diosma belutina.
· BUCKBEAN. Menyanthes trifoliata. Bogbean, Trefoil, Marsh Trefoil, water shamrock, bitterworm, bog myrtle.
· BUCKHORN BRAKE. Osmunda regalis. Male fern, royal fern, king’s fern.
· BUCKTHORN. Rhamnus cathartica. Purging berries, redroot, new jersey tea, arrow wood, alder dogwood, bird cherry.
· BUGLE, BITTER. Lycopus europaeus. Bugleweed, gipseywort.
· BUGLE, SWEET. Lycopus americanus. Water bugle, water horehound, green archangel, Paul Betony.
· BURDOCK. Arctium lappa. Clotbur, bardana.
· BURNET, GREAT. Sanguisorba officinalis. Garden or Common Burnet.
· BUTTERCUP. Ranunculus acris. Crowfoot.
· BUTTERNUT. Juglans cinerea. White walnut, oil nut, lemon walnut.
· CANCER ROOT. Orobanche virginiana. Beech Drops, Broom Rape.
· CANELLA. Canella alba. Wild Cinnamon, White Wood.
· CANKER ROOT. Prenanthes alba. Rattlesnake Root.
· CANKER WEED. Prenanthes serpentaria.
· CARAWAY. Carum carui.
· CARDAMOM. Elattaria cardamomum.
· CARDINAL, BLUE. Lobelia syphilitica. Blue lobelia.
· CARDINAL, RED. Red Lobelia, Hog Physic, Cardinal Flower, Indian Pink.
· CARDUIS, SPOTTED. Cnicus benedictus. Blessed Thistle, Holy Thistle, Milk Thistle.
· CARPENTER’S SQUARE. Scrophularia marilandica. Heal-all, square stalk, figwort. 
· CARROT, WILD. Daucus carota. B ee’s nest seed, Queen Anne’s Lace.
· CASTOR OIL PLANT. Ricinus communis. Castor Bean.
· CATMINT. Nepeta cataria. catnip.
· CAYENNE. Capsicum annuum. Bird Pepper Chilies.
· CEDAR, RED. Juniperus virginiana.
· CELANDINE, GARDEN. Chelidonium majus. Tetterwort, Turmeric, Great Celandine.
· CELANDINE, WILD. Impatiens pallida. Jewelweed, Touch-me-not, Balsamweed.
· CENTAURY, AMERICAN. Sabatia angularis. Red Centaury, Eyebright.
· CHAMOMILE. Anthemis nobilis. Roman Chamomile, Mayweed.
· CHAMOMILE, LOW. Anthemis arvensis. Garden Chamomile, Corn Chamomile.
· CHECKERBERRY. Gaultheria procumbens. Wintergreen, Tea Berry, Box Berry.
· CHERRY, WILD. Prunus serotina. Black Cherry. Choke-cherry.
· CHESTNUT. Cerastium vulgare.
· CHICKWEED. Stellaria media. Mouse Ear.
· CHICORY. Cichorium intybus. Succory, wild succory, endive, centaury.
· CHOLIC ROOT. Dioscorea villosa. Colic Root, Rheumatism Root.
· CICELY, SWEET. Osmorhiza longistylus. Anise Root, Sweet Anise, Sweet Jarvil.
· CICUTA. Conium maculatum. Spotted Cowbane, spotted hemlock, Beaver poison, Musquash Root, Poison Hemlock, Water Hemlock, Poison parsley, poison root.
· CINCHONA. Cinchona succirubra. Peruvian bark, foso bark, red bark, crown bark.
· CINNAMON. Cinnamomum zeylanicum.
· CLARY. Salvia sclarea. Clammy sage, clarry.
· CLEAVERS. Galium aparine. Goose grass, clivers, catchweed, bedstraw, rough cleavers.
· CLOVER, RED. Trifolium pratense. Sweet clover, king’s clover, clover blows.
· CLOVER, WHITE. Melilotus alba. Sweet white clover, sweet melilot.
· CLOVER, YELLOW. Trifolium filiforme.
· CLOVES. Eugenia caryophyllata.
· COCASH. Aster puniceus. Squawweed, life root, cocash weed, red-stalked aster, cold water root, september weed.
· COHOSH, BLACK. Cimicifuga racemosa. Rattle Root, Black Snakeroot, Bugbane, rattle weed, Squawroot, baneberry.
· COHOSH, BLUE. Caulophyllum thalictrioides. Squaw Root, Pappoose Root, Blue Berry.
· COHOSH, RED. Actaea rubra.
· COHOSH, WHITE. Actaea alba. Baneberry.
· COHOSH, YELLOW. Flavus pulvus.
· COLCHICUM. Colchicum autumnale.
· COLOCYNTH. Cucumis colocynthis. Bitter Cucumber, Bitter Apple.
· COLOMBO, AMERICAN. Cocculus carolinus. Indian Lettuce, Yellow Gentian, pyramid flower, meadowpride, yellow gentian.
· COLTSFOOT. Tussilago farfara. Bullsfoot, ginger root, Coughwort.
· COMFREY. Symphytum officinale. Gum plant, healing herb, slippery root.
· COOLWORT. Mitella cordifolia. Mitrewort, Bishop’s Cap.
· CONSUMPTION BRAKE. Botrychium lunaria. Moonwort.
· COOLWORT. Mitella cordifolia. Mitrewort, bishop’s cap.
· CORIANDER. Coriandrum sativum.
· COTTON ROOT. Gossypium herbaceum.
· COW PARSNIP. Heracleum lanatum.
· COWPARSNIP, ROYAL. Imperatoria ostruthium. Masterwort, golden alexanders.
· CRAMP BARK. Viburnum opulus. High Cranberry, Squawbush.
· CRANESBILL. Geranium maculatum. Spotted Geranium, Alum Root, Storksbill, American Tormentilla.
· CRAWLEY. Corallorhiza odontorhiza. Dragon’s Claw, Coral Root, Fever Root, chicken toe.
· CUBEBS. Piper cubeba. Tail peper, java pepper.
· CUCKOLD. Biden frondosa. Swamp Beggar’s Tick, Leafy Bur Marigold, Spanish Needles, Cow Lice, leafy burr marigold.
· CULVER’S ROOT. Leptandra virginiana. Blackroot, Culver’s Physic, Tall Speedwell, Tall Veronica.
· DAFFODIL. Narcissus pseudo-narcissus. Daffy Downdillies.
· DAISY, WHITE. Leucanthemum vulgare. White Weed, Ox-Eye Daisy.
· DANDELION. Taraxacum officianle. Blow Ball, Cankerwort.
· DILL. Anethum graveolens. Dilly, Dillseed.
· DITTANY. Cunila mariana. Stone Mint, Mountain Dittany, American Dittany, Wild Basil.
· DOCK, BROADLEAF. Rumex obtusifolius.
· WATER, DOCK. Rumex aquaticus. Great Water Dock, Sour Dock, Narrow Dock.
· DOCK ROOT, YELLOW. Rumex crispus. Sour Dock, Narrow Dock, Curled Dock.
· DOG GRASS. Agropyron repens. Witch Grass, Quick Grass, Couch Grass, Scratch Grass, Triticum, Durfa Grass.
· DOGWOOD. Cornus sericea. Boxwood, Green Ozier, Flowering Cornel, rose willow.
· DRAGON ROOT. Arum triphyllum. Jack-in-the-Pulpit, wild turnip, Indian turnip, wake robin.
· ELDER. Sambucus canadensis. Sweet elder, American elder, panicle elder, sambucus.
· ELDER, DWARF. Aralia hispida. Wild Elder, bristlestem sarsaparilla.
· ELECAMPANE. Inula helenium. Scabwort.
· ELM, SLIPPERY. Ulmus fulva. Red elm, Indian elm, sweet elm, moose elm.
· ERGOT. Secale cornatum. Spurred rye, smut rye.
· EUPHORBIA. Euphorbia ipecacuanha. Spreading spurge, dysentery-weed, milk purslance, American ipecac.
· FENNEL. Foeniculum vulgare. Wild fennel, sweet fennel, large fennel.
· FERN, MAIDENHAIR. Adiantum pedatum.
· FERN, MALE. Dryopteris filix-mas. Male shield fern.
· FERN, POLYPODY. Polypodium vulgare. Rock Polypod, rock brake, brake root, female fern.
· FERN, SWEET. Comtonia peregrina. Spleenwort bush, fern gale, sweet fern, sweet bush.
· FEVERBUSH. Lindera benzoin. Wil allspice, spice bush, snap wood, fever wood, benjamin bush.
· FEVERFEW. Chrysanthemum parthenium. Featherfew.
· FEVERROOT. Triosteum perfoliatum. Wild ipecac, horse gentian, tinker’s weed, wild coffee.
· FIREWEED. Erechtites hieracifolia. Pilewort.
· FITROOT. Monotropa uniflora. Pipe plant, bird’s nest, ice plant, indian pipe, fit plant, dutchman’s pipe, ghostflower, ova ova.
· FIVE-FINGER GRASS. Potentialla canadensis. Cinquefoil.
· FLAX. Linum usitatissimum. Linseed, lint bells, toad flax, flax.
· FLEABANE. Erigeron canadense. Colt’s tail, pride weed, scabious, horse weed, butter weed.
· FLOWER DE LUCE. Iris sambucina. Fleur-de-lis, blue flag, water flag.
· FOXGLOVE. Digitalis purpurea.
· FROSTWORT. Helianthemum canadense. Rock rose, frost plant, scrofula weed.
· FUMITORY. Fumaria officinalis. Hedge fumitory, earth smoke, fumatory.
· GALANGAL. Alpinia galangal. East India catarrh root, catarrh root, kassamak root.
· GARGET. Phytolacca decandra. Pidgeon berry, poke, poke root, skoke, scoke root, coakum.
· GARLIC. Allium sativum.
· GELSEMIUM. Gelsemium sempervirens. Yellow jasmine, wild woodbine, false jasmine.
· GENTIAN, BLUE-FRINGED. Gentiana crinita.
· GINGER. Asarum canadense. Wild ginger, canada snakeroot.
· GINGER, AFRICAN. Zingiber officinale. Jamaican ginger.
· GINSENG. Panax quinquefolium. Ninsin, Chinese seng, five fingers, garantogen.
· GOLDENROD. Solidago odora. Sweet-scented goldenrod, blue mountain tea.
· GOLDENSEAL. Hydrastis puccoon, Ohio cucurma, ground raspberry, eye balm, orange root, turmeric root.
· GOLDTHREAD. Coptis trifolia. Mouth root, canker root, yellow root.
· GRAVEL PLANT. Epigaea repens. Trailing arbutus, winter pink, gravel weed, mountain pink, mayflower, ground laurel.
· HARDHACK. Spiraea tomentosa. Meadowsweet, white leaf, steeple bush.
· HARVEST LICE. Bidens connata. Cockhold herb, beggar’s tick, swamp beggar’s tick.
· HEAL-ALL. Prunella vulgaris. Self-Heal, figwort, stone root.
· HEART’S EASE. Polygonum persicaria. Ladie’s thumb, spotted knotweed.
· HELLEBORE, BLACK. Helleborus niger. Christmas rose.
· HELLEBORE, WHITE. Veratrum viride. Swamp hellebore, American hellbore, false hellebore, itchweed, indian poke.
· HEMLOCK. Abies canadensis. Hemlock spruce.
· HEMLOCK. Pinus rigida. Pitch pine.
· HENBANE, BLACK. Hyoscyamus niger.
· HOLLYHOCK. Althaea rosea.
· HOPS. Humulus lupulus.
· HROEHOUND. Marrubium vulgare.
· HORSEMINT. Monarda punctata.
· HORSERADISH. Armoracia lapathifolia.
· HYDRANGEA. Hydranga arborescens. Seven barks, wild hydrangea.
· HYSSOP. Hyssopus officanlis.
· ICELAND MOSS. Cetraria islandica. Eryngo-leaved liverwort.
· IGNATIA BEAN. Ignatius amara. Saint Ignatius’s bean.
· INDIAN CUP. Silphium perfoliatum. Indian cupweed.
· INDIAN HEMP. Apocynum cannabinum. Canadian hemp, indian physic, indian hemp.
· INDIAN HEMP, WHITE. Asclepias incarnata. Swamp milkweed, rose-colored silk weed, water nerve root.
· INDIAN PHYSIC. Gillenia trifoliata. Bowmand;s root, dropwort.
· INDIAN TURNIP. Arum triphyllum. Wake robin, wild turnip, dragon root.
· INDIGO, WILD. Baptisia tinctoria. Horsefly weed, rattlebush, indigo weed, indigo broom, yellow broom.
· IPECAC, AMERICAN. Euphorbia ipecacuanha. Indian physic, bitter root, ipecac milk, fever root, emetic root, blooming spurge.
· IRIS. Iris florentina. Orris root.
· IRONWEED. Vernonia fasciculata.
· IVY, GROUND. Nepeta glechoma. Gill run, Cats paw, alehof, gill-over-the-ground, field balm, turnhoof, ground joy.
· JACOB’S LADDER. Polemonium coeruleum.
· JALAP. Ipomoea jalapa. Bindweed.
· JOB’S TEARS. Onosmodium virginianum. Gromell, false gromwell.
· JOHNSWORT. Hypericum perfoliatum. Saint Johnswort.
· JUNIPER. Juniperus communis. Juniper bush.
· KING’S CLOVER. Melitlotus officinalis. Melilote, sweet clover.
· KNOT GRASS. Triticum repens. Dog grass, couch grass, quickens, witch grass.
· LABRADOR TEA. Ledum latifolium.
· LADY’S SLIPPER. Cypripedium flavum.
· LADY’S SLIPPER, YELLOW. Cypripedium pubescens.
· LARKSPUR. Delphinium consolida. Stave’s acre.
· LAUREL, SHEEP. Kalmia angustifolia. Laurel, lambkill.
· LAVENDAR, ENGLISH. Lavandula vera.
· LEATHERWOOD. Dirca palustris. Moosewood, American mezereon.
· LETTUCE, GARDEN. Lactuca sativa.
· LETTUCE, WILD. Lactuca virosa. Poison lettuce, acrid lettuce.
· LIFE, EVERLASTING. Gnaphalium polycephalum. White balsam, indian posey, field balsma, sweet balsam.
· LIFE ROOT. Senecio aureus. Ragwort, golden senecio, uncum, squaw weed, female regulator, cocash weed, false valerian.
· LILY, WHITE WATER. Nymphaea odorata. Toad lily, pond lily, sweet-scented water lily.
· LILY, YELLOW WATER. Nuphar advena. Spatterdock, frog lily, beaver root.
· LIQUORICE. Glycyrrhiza glabra. Licorice.
· LIVERWORT. Hepatica americana. Noble liverleaf, kidney liver leaf, liver leaf.
· LOBELIA. Lobelia inflata. Wild tobacco, indian tobacco, emetic root, puke weed, eye-bright, asthma weed.
· LOGWOOD. Haematoxylon campechianum. Peachwood, bloodwood.
· LOVAGE. Levisticum officinale. Smellage, lavose.
· LUNGWORT. Pulmonaria virginica. Virginia cowslip, maple lungwort.
· MALLOW, LOW. Malva rotundifolia. Cheeses, cheese plant, maller.
· MALLOW, MARSH. Althaea officinalis.
· MANDRAKE. Podophyllum peltatum. Mayapple, wild lemon, raccoon berry, wild mandrake.
· MAN ROOT. Convolvulus panduratus. Wild jalap, man-in-the-ground, man-in-the-earth, wild potato, bindweed, wild scammony.
· MAPLE, RED. Acer rubrum. Soft maple, whistle wood.
· MAPLE, STRIPED. Acer pennsylvanica. Canada maple, moosewood.
· MARIGOLD. Calendula officinalis. Pot marigold, marygold.
· MARJORAM, SWEET. Origanum marjorana.
· MARSH ROSEMARY. Statice caroliniana. Sea lavender, ink root, meadow root, American thrift, sea thrift.
· MASTERWORT. Imperatoria ostruthium. Cow parsnip, royal cow parsnip.
· MATICO. Piper angustifolium. Soldier’s herb.
· MAYWEED. Anthemis cotula. Wild chamomile, dog fennel.
· MEADOW SAFFRON. Colchicum autumnale. Colchicum.
· MEZEREON. Daphne mezereum. Spurge olive, American mezereon, leatherwood.
· MILKWEED. Asclepias syriaca. Silkweed.
· MILKWORT. Polygala vulgaris. European seneca.
· MONARDA. Monarda punctata. Horsemint.
· MOSS, HAIRCAP. Polytrichum juniperum. Robin’s eye, ground moss, bear’s bud.
· MOTHERWORT. Leonurus cardiaca. Roman motherwort, lion’s tail, throwwort.
· MOUNTAIN DITTANY. Cunila origanoides. Wild basil, stone mint, American dittany.
· MOUNTAIN MINT. Pycnanthemum montanum. Basil, wild marjoram.
· MOUSE EAR. Gnaphalium uliginosum. Dysentery weed, cud weed, everlasting.
· MUGWORT. Artemisia vulgaris.
· MULBERRY. Morus rubra. Red mulberry.
· MULLEIN. Verbascum thapsus.
· MUSTARD, BLACK. Brassica nigra.
· MUSTARD, WHITE. Brassica alba.
· NANNY BUSH. Viburnum lentago. Sheep berry, sweet viburnum, nanny berry.
· NETTLE. Urtica dioica, Stinging nettle.
· NIGHTSHADE, BLACK. Solanum nurgum. Black cherry, garden nightshade.
· NUX VOMICA. Strychnos nux-vomica. Poison nut, ratsbane.
· OAK BARK, BLACK. Quercus tinctoria.
· OAK BARK, RED. Quercus rubra,
· OAK BARK, WHITE. Quercus alba.
· OAK OF JERUSALEM. Chenopodium botyris. Worm seed, Jesuit tea, Jerusalem tea, Jerusalem oak.
· OAK OF JERUSALEM. Chenopodium anthelminthicum. Worm seed, Jesuit tea, Jerusalem tea, Jerusalem oak.
· ORANGE. Citrus aurantium.
· OSIER, GREEN. Cornus circinata. Broa-leaved dogwood, dogachamus, alder-leaved dogwood, round-leaved cornel.
· OSWEGO TEA. Monarda didyma. Mountain balm, highy balm, bee balm, bergamot, monarda.
· PAPOOSE ROOT. Caulophyllum thalictrioides. Blue Cohosh, blueberry root, squaw root.
· PEREIRA BRAVA. Chondrodendron tomentosum. Velvet leaf, ice vine, cissampelos.
· PARILLA, YELLOW. Menispermum canadense. Canadian moonseed, vine maple.
· PARSLEY. Petroselenium sativum. Rock parsley.
· PEACH. Amygdalis persica.
· PENNYROYAL. Hedeoma pulegioides. Tickweed, squaw mint.
· PEONY. Paeonia officinalis.
· PEPPERMINT. Mentha piperita.
· PILEWORT. Amaranthus hypochondriacus. Prince’s feather, lovely bleeding, red cockscomb.
· PINE, WHITE. Pinus strobus. Spanish pine.
· PINK ROOT. Spidelia marylandica. Canadian maryland pink, wormgrass, starbloom.
· PIPSISSEWA. Chimaphila umbellata. Prince’s pine, noble pine, ground holly, rheumatic weed, false wintergreen.
· PITCHER PLANT. Sarracenia purpurea. Huntsman’s cup, eve’s cup, fly trap.
· PLANTAIN. Plantago major. Common plantain, greater plantain, bitter plantain.
· PLANTAIN, DOWNY RATTLESNAKE. Goodyera pubescens. Adder’s violet, rattlesnake leaf, spotted plantain, rattlesnake root.
· PLEURISY ROOT. Asclepius tuberosa. Butterfly weed, wind root, tuber root.
· POISON IVY. Rhus toxicodendron. Poison vine.
· POKE. Phytolacca decandra. Garget, pigeon berry, scoke, coakum, inkberry, scokeroot.
· POMEGRANATE. Punica granatum.
· POPLAR. Populus tremuloides. White poplar, aspen, American poplar, trembling poplar.
· POPPY. Papaver somniferum. Opium poppy, white poppy.
· PRIVET. Ligustrum vulgare. Privy, prim.
· PTELEA. Ptelea trifoliata. Wingseed, wafer ash, shrubby trefoil.
· PUMPKIN. Cucurbita pepo.
· QUASSIA. Picraena excelsa. Bitter wood, bitter ash.
· QUEEN OF THE MEADOW. Eupatorium purpureum. Joepye, trumpet weed, gravel root, purple bonseset.
· QUEEN’S ROOT. Stillingia sylvatica. Queen’s delight, yaw root, silver leaf, cock-up hat.
· RASPBERRY. Rubus strigosus. Red raspberry.
· RED ROOT. Ceanothus americanus. New jersey tea, jersey tea, wild snowball.
· RHATANY. Krameria triandria.
· RHUBARB. Rheum palmatum.
· RICHWEED. Collinsonia canadensis. Stoneroot, hardrock, horseweed, wild citronella, oxbalm.
· ROCKBRAKE. Pellea atropurpurea. Winter fern, cliff brake, Indian dream.
· ROMAN WORMWOOD. Artemisia pontica. Ragweed, hogweed.
· ROSE. Rosa centifolia. Hundred-leaved rose, cabbage rose.
· ROSE, DAMASK. Rosa damascena. Pale rose.
· ROSE, RED. Rosa gallica officinalis.
· ROSE, WHITE. Rosa alba
· ROSEMARY. Rosmarinus officinalis.
· ROSIN-WEED. Silphium laciniatum. Compass plant, polar plant.
· RUE. Ruta graveolens.
· SAFFRON. Crocus sativus.
· SAGE. Salvia officinalis.
· SAGE WILLOW Salix tristis. Rainbow weed, purple willow herb, loose strife.
· SANICLE, BLACK. Sanicula marilandica. Pool root, American sanicle, self-heal.
· SARSAPARILLA, AMERICAN WILD. Aralia nudicaulis. Wild Licorice, small spikenard, dwarf elder, bristly stem.
· SASSAFRAS. Sassafras officinale.
· SAVIN. Juniperus sabina.
· SAVORY, SUMMER. Satureia hortensis. Bean herb, Bohnenkraut.
· SAVORY, WINTER. Satureia montana.
· SCABBISH. Oenothera biennis. Tree primrose, wild evening primrose.
· SCABIOUS. Scabiosa succisa. Sweet scabious, devil’s bit, primrose scabious.
· SCROFULA. Scrophularia marilandica. Heal-all, square stalk, Carpenter’s square, figwort.
· SCULLCAP. Scutellaria lateriflora. Maddog, hoodwort, blue scullcap, virginia scullcap.
· SCURVY GRASS. Cochlearia officinalis.
· SELF-HEAL. Prunella vulgaris. Blue curls, woundwort, all-heal, brownwort, heal-all.
· SENNA, AMERICAN. Cassia marilandica. Locust plant.
· SHEPHERD’S PURSE. Capsella bursa-pastoris. Shepherd’s heart.
· SHIELD FERN. Aspidium spinulosum.
· SILVER WEED. Potentialla anserina. Sinver cinquefoil, cramp weed, goose tansy, moor grass.
· SKUNK CABBAGE. Symplocarpus foetidus. Meadow cabbage, skunk weed, polecat week.
· SNAKEHEAD. Chelone glabra. Balmony, bitter herb, shell flower, white turtlehead, turtlebloom.
· SNAKEROOT, BLACK. Cimicifuga racemosa. Black cohosh, snakeroot.
· SNAKEROOT, BUTTON. Liatris spicata. Gayfeather, devil’s bit, blazing star.
· SNAKEROOT, CANADA. Asarum canadense. Indian ginger, Vermont snake root, heart snakeroot.
· SNAKEROOT, SENECA.
· SNAKEROOT, VIRGINIA. Aristolochia serpentaria. Snakeroot, Snake weed, Snagrel.
· SOAPWORT. Saponaria officinalis. Bouncing bet, old maid’s pink, London pride.
· SOLOMON’S SEAL, GIANT. Polygonum multiflorum.
· SOLOMON’S SEAL, SMALL. Smilacina racemosa. Seal root, dropberry, false spikenard
· SORREL, LADY’S. Oxalis acetosella. Wood sorrel, common sorrel.
· SORREL, SHEEP. Rumex acetosella. Red top sorrel, field sorrel.
· SOUTHERNWOOD. Artemisia abrotanum. Old man’s tree, boy’s love.
· SPEARMINT. Mentha viridis.
· SPEEDWELL, COMMON. Veronica officinalis. Paul betony.
· SPICEBUSH. .Linder benzoin. Fever bush, feverwood.
· SPIKENARD. Aralia racemosa. Life-of-man, petty morrel, spignet.
· SPLEENWORT, COMMON. Asplenium angustifolium.
· SPURRED RYE. Secale cereale. Smut rye, ergot.
· SQUAW VINE. Mitchella repens. Partridge berry, winter clover, deer berry, one berry, checkerberry.
· SQUAW-WEED. Senecio aureus. Life root, golden ragwort, female regulator, blue cohosh, cocash weed.
· SQUILL. Urginea scilla. Scilla, sea onion.
· STARFLOWER. Aster novae-angliae. Starwort, New England Aster.
· STAR ROOT. Aletris farinosa. Star gras, ague root, colic root.
· STEEPLEBUSH. Spiraea tomentosa. Meadowsweet, hardhack.
· STILLINGIA. Stillingia sylvatica. Queen’s root, queen’s delight, silver leaf.
· STONE BRAKE. Eupatorium purpureum. Queen of the meadow, gravel root.
· STONE ROOT. Collinsonia canadensis. Horseweed, rish weed, ox balm, wound wort.
· STRAWBERRY. Frageria virginiana.
· SUMACH. Rhus glabra. Upland sumac, smooth sumac, Pennsylvania sumac.
· SUNFLOWER, GARDEN. Helianthus annuus.
· SUNFLOWER, WILD. Helianthus divaricatus.
· SWEET CLOVER. Melilotus officinalis. King’s clover, melilot, yellow sweet clover.
· SWEET FLAG. Acorus calamus. Calamus, sweet rush.
· SWEET GALE. Myrical gale. Meadowfern, bog myrtle, gale fern, sweet willow.
· SWEET GUM. Liquidambar styraciflua. Red gum, star-leaved gum.
· TAMARACK. Larix americana. Hackmatack, American larch.
· TANSY. Tanacetum vulgare. Double tansy, sweet tansy.
· THIMBLE WEED. Rudbeckia laciniata. Cone-disk, coneflower.
· THISTLE ROOT. Cirsium arvense. Canada root, Canada thistle, cursed thistle.
· THORN-APPLE. Datura stramonium. Apple of Peru, Jamestown weed, jimsonweed, stink weed, stramonium.
· THYME. Thymus serpyllum. American wild thyme, ,other of thyme, creeping thyme.
· THYME, ENGLISH. Thymus vulgaris. Common or garden thyme.
· TILIA FLOWERS. Tilia americana. Lime tree, linden.
· TOMATO. Lycopersicum esculetum.
· TONQUA. Dipteryx odorata. Tonka bean.
· TRILLIUM, PURPLE. Trillium purpureum. Beth flower, bethrooffersonia diphylla. Ground squirrel pea, rheumatism root, helmet pod.
· TURKEY CORN. Dicentra canadensis. Corydalis, turkey pea, stagger weed, squirrel corn.
· TURMERIC. Cucurma longa.
· TWINLEAF. Jeffersonia
· UNICORN ROOT, FALSE. Chamaelirium luteum. Drooping starwort, starwort, star root, helonias.
· UVA-URSI. Arctostaphylos uva-ursi. Bearberry, upland cranberry, mountain cranberry, mountain box, arbutus uva ursi.
· VALERIAN, AMERICAN. Cypripedium pubescens. Nerve root, yellow moccasin flower, yellow ladies’ slipper.
· VALERIAN, ENGLISH. Valeriana officinalis. Great wild valerian, vandal root.
· VALERIAN, GREEK. Polemonium reptans.
· VERVAIN. Verbena hastata. Wild hyssop, simpler’s joy, erect vervain, blue vervain.
· VIOLET. Viola pedata. Bird’s foot violet.
· VIOLET, CANKER. Viola rostrata.
· VIRGIN’S BOWER. Clematis virginiana. Traveller’s joy, clematis.
· WA-A-HOO. Euonymus atropurpureus. Euonymus, Indian arrowwood, burning bush, spindle tree.
· WALNUT. Juglans cinerea. Hickory, shagbarks, white walnut, butternut bark, oil nut.
· WATERCUP. Sarracenia purpurea. Side-saddle flower, pitcher plant, flytrap, huntsman’s cup, small pox plant.
· WATER HOARHOUND. Lycopus europaeus. Water bugle, gipsy wort.
· WATERMELON. Cucurbita vulgaris.
· WATER PEPPER. Polygonum hydropiper. Smartweed, Arsmart, heartweed.
· WHITE ROOT. Erigeron philadelphicus. White weed, ox-eye daisy, white daisy.
· WHITEWOOD. Liriodendron tulipifera. Tulip tree, cucumber tree, tulip poplar.
· WHORTLEBERRY. Vaccinium myrtillus, bilberry, blue berry, burren myrtle.
· WICKUP. Epilobium angustifolium. Mare’s tail, rose bay, willow-herb.
· WILD TURNIP. Arum triphyllum. Wake robin, jack-in-the-pulpit, dragon root.
· WILD YAM. Dioscorea villosa. Colic root.
· WILLOW, PUSSY. Salix discolor.
· WILLOW, ROSE. Cornus sericea. Red-rod, swamp dogwood.
· WILLOW, WHITE. Salix alba.
· WINTERGREEN. Gaultheria procumbens. Tea berry plant, checkerberry, pipsissewa, spicy wintergreen, boxberry.
· WITCHHAZEL. Hahamaelis virginiana. Winterbloom, snapping hazel, snapping hazel nut, spotted alder.
· WORMSEED. Artemisia ambrosioides. Oak Jerusalem seed, goosefoot.
· WORMWOOD, COMMON. Artemisia absinthium.
· YARROW. Achillea millefolium. Millefoil, noble yarrow, lady’s mantle.
· YELLOW JESSAMINE. Gelsemium sempervirens.
 WILD WOODBINE woodbine.

The book also gives uses for these plants: I have 2 copies and can give you the uses of particular plants.


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