Latin name: Trametes suaveolens (L. Ex Fries) Fries.
Botanical family: Polyporaceae
Growth habit: Fungi
Vernacular name(s): diamond willow fungus (Eng.)
tramète parfumée (Fr.)
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Dried and powdered, used as part of a compound medicine [Dene: 13]. Dried fungus burned and inhaled as a medicine [Dene: 17].
Fruting body :Burned and the smoke inhaled to treat headache, or crumbled into an ear to treat earache [Dene 13].