Calamus travancoricus Bedd. ex Hook.

Family Palmae; Arecaceae.

Habitat Deccan peninsula, from Malabar to Travancore.

English Cane.

Ayurvedic Vetra.

Siddha/Tamil Pirambu.

Action Tender leaves are used in dyspepsia, biliousness and as an anthelmintic. Actions similar to C. rotang.

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