Deers Tongue Liatris odoratissima

  • Common Names
  • Deer's Tongue , Vanilla Leaf. Wild Vanilla
  • Botanical Name
  • Liatris odoratissima
  • Family

Medicinal Uses & Benefits of Deer's Tongue

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How to Use: Deers Tongue

Native American plant used in smoking blends to flavor tobacco. Their perfume is largely due to Coumarin, which can be seen in crystals on the upper side of the smooth, spatulate leaves. -Demulcent, febrifuge, diaphoretic 1

Preparation Methods & Dosage :Smoking

Deers Tongue Side Effects: Contains the blood thinner coumarin

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Regional Traditions :North America *

books citedWorks Cited
  1. Grieve, Maud Mrs. "A Modern Herbal" (1931)
  2. Euell Gibbons. "Stalking the Healthful Herbs", Alan Hood (1966)