जम्बुकः - Pandanus odoratissimus

 

Name - कॆतकः

Botanical name - Pandanus odoratissimus

Description - Pandanus odoratissimus is a shrub, about 20 ft high. Stem supported by arial stilt roots. Long glaucous- green leaves, 3-5 ft. long, ensiform, coriaceous, the marginal spine pointing forward, those on midrib pointing forward & backward. Male flowers- spadix with numerous subsessile cylindric spikes, enclosed in long, fragrant spathes. Female flowers- spadix, soliary. Fruit is a globose syncarpium, yellow or red.

Medicinal plants of India ; Ayurveda

01 September 2013

Encyclopedia of Indian Medicinal Plants/Herbs mainly using in Ayurveda with good quality pictures and information like therapeutic usage of Medicinal Plants, cultivation, morphology, habitat, flower characters, Chemical content, parts used, research works etc.

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