Nat. ord, LeguminosaE.

False Acacia. Locust-tree.

A tree indigenous to North America. The wood is used by farmers for fence-posts; it is noted for the beauty of its foliage and the sweetness of its flowers.

A short proving of this is given in United States Med. and Surg. Journ., i., and a short notice in Hale's New Remedies,

Part employed. -The root-bark.

Preparation. -Tincture (20 O.P. spirit).