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दारु- Cedrus deodara

 

Name - दॆवदारु

Botanical name - Cedrus deodara

Description - This consists of the wood of Cedrus deodara Loud. of the family Coniferae. The wood is heavy, hard, nonporous and possesses a characteristic balsamic odor.

Chemical Constituents- It contains an anmatic oil, gum and cholesterin.

Use - It is diuretic, diaphoretic and carminative.