Justicia adhatoda, commonly known in English as Malabar nut, adulsa, adhatoda , vasa, or vasaka, is a medicinal plant native to Asia, widely This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha Medicine, Ayurvedic and Unani. PDF | Objective: To investigate traditional uses of medicinal plant Justicia adhatoda L. by Meitei community in Manipur. Methods: Surveys were. In Manipur Justicia adhatoda Linn. locally known as non gmangkha medicine by the local folks so as to evaluate its medicinal properties.

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Homegardens of Upper Assam, northeastern India are diverse and species-rich. Fruits are pubescent, and are with club-shaped capsules.

Retrieved 3 January Flowers large, white with red or yellow-barred throats, borne in compact, axillary, pedunculate spikes with large bracts. Copyrights Reseved By Dabur. The entire parts of the plant from root to leaves are used to treat many ailments. Justicia caracasana Sieber ex Nees. The leaves of Vasaka contain phyto-chemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, saponins, phenolics and flavonoids.


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For this help I hope that I will get full marks in the project…Thank you so much. Retrieved from ” https: One such herb is Vasaka very important herb for the treatment of bronchitis and tuberculosis. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Angiosperm diversity in Doaba region of Punjab, India Desc: Leave a Reply Cancel reply.

Vasaka is a very important medicinal herb where leaf, root, flower and whole plant is used for many drug formulations. Leaves opposite, elliptic-lanceolate or ovate-lanceolate, margins entire, apex acute, cm long, hairy, light green above, dark beneath, leathery. The drug Vasaka comprises the fresh or dried leaves of the plant.

Technology Biodiversity in India. Vasa extensively in the treatment of cough and other respiratory ailments.

Justicia adhatoda is used as medicine in Ayurveda, Siddha, Homeopathy, Unani and other ancient system of medicine. Choice of useful plant species from forests for domestication has been found to start simultaneo The plant has got tremendous medicinal importance viz.

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Or, Login with your user account:. Taranga is one of the famous pilgrim places of northern Gujarat. Get Rid of Ashtma. Justicia adhatoda is a shrub with lance-shaped leaves 10 to 15 centimeters in length by four wide. This product kedicinal endorsed by many doctors worldwide.


Flowers are eaten fried. Malabar Nut Latin Name: Wild vegetables of Karbi – Anglong district, Assam Desc: Leaves moderate, elliptic-lanceolate, sub-coriaceous, pubescent, shortly pefioled.

I read in class 11 and I have got a biology project based on medicinal plants…. May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants. Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Phytochemical screening and antioxidant potency of Adhatoda vasica and Vitex negundo, The Bioscan; 8 2: It is medicinzl for many medicinal uses as well as health benefits.

Angiosperm diversity of Sonbhadra District, Uttar Pradesh: It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator.