Latin name: Lathyrus venosus Muhl. ex Willd.
Botanical family: Fabaceae
Growth habit: Herb
Vernacular name(s): veiny vetchling, wild pea (Eng.)
gesse veinée (Fr.)
mi'nisino'wûck (Ojibwa)
Roots :Decoction applied to bleeding wounds or taken internally as a tonic and stimulant. Decoction (alone or mixed with roots of Apocynum androsaemifolium) taken internally to treat convulsions [Ojibwa 47].