yellow lady's slipper

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Related to yellow lady's slipper: Cypripedium parviflorum, Cypripedium pubescens

yellow lady's slipper,

n Latin names:
Cypripedium pubescens, Cypripedium calceolus; parts used: rhizome, roots; uses: anxiolytic, insomnia, sedative, seizure disorders, antispasmodic, antidepressant; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; patients with psychosis, severe anxiety disorders, severe depression, migraines, cluster headaches. Also called
American valerian, moccasin flower, nerveroot, Noah's ark, whippoorwill's shoe, or
yellow Indian shoe.