Name - इन्दीवरम्

Botanical name - Nymphaea nouchali

 

 

Description - Aquatic herbs with round tuber. Leaves peltate, purplish below, orbicular or reniform. Flowers solitary, deep red to purplish- white. Berry fleshy.

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Use - Rhizome demulcent, used in dysentery and dyspepsia. Flowers cardiotonic. Seeds used in cutaneous diseases 

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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