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Abenaki Herbal Uses

Added Feb-2009

The following material is provided as cultural information for enjoyment only. Please do not try any of these at home.

Insect Stings & Bites

Antidote for stings and rattlesnake bites

... Take the leaves and roots of the wild violet, she said, and after crushing them in the hands, apply a ball of the pulp to the wound and it will not result seriously.

Source: Anne (Denis) Fuller, late 1800s