Thursday, 25 February 2016

Hygrophila Auriculata | Talmakhana

Scientific classification of Hygrophila Auriculata

kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Lamiales
Family: Acanthaceae
Subfamily: Acanthoideae
Genus: Hygrophila

Common Names:-kulikanta, talimkhana,talmakhana, nirmulli, vayelchulli.. etc..

Nature:- it is herb.., has height about 50-160 cm high.

Leaves:-leaves are mostly yellow spine in its axile, whorled, and 6 at the node.

Flowers:-flowers are mostly 8 in whorl, with purple-blue in colour size about 3.2 cm long.
,2-lipped,lower lip characteristically folded.

Meedicinal Uses of Hygrophila Auriculata (Talmakhana):- “drug obtained by this plants all the parts , which is useful in dropsy, jaundice and diseases of urogenital system.
Seeds are useful in the venereal diseases.
The drugs which obtained by this plants leaves are useful in the cough and urethral discharges.

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