To provoke urine with aniseed, daucus, asarum, &c., and stools, if need be, by clysters and suppositories.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Asarum Europeum v. 3.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
It also feeds upon wild ginger or Asarum and probably upon other plants.
"Butterflies Worth Knowing" by Clarence M. Weed