colicroot

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Related to devil’s-bit star grass: Aletris farinosa, true unicorn root, false unicorn root

colicroot

Herbal medicine
(1) Aletris farinosa, an annual herb that was used by Native Americans as an infusion for intestinal colic, dysentery and dysmenorrhoea, and topically as a poultice for back and breast pain.   
(2) Fairywand, see there; Chamaelirium luteum.