Ageratum conyzoides L. 

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Germany-bon, Gondhowa-bon

Erect, strongly aromatic, hairy herb; leaves opposite, ovate, petiolate, crenate; heads in terminal corymbs; flowers bluish-purple or white.

Distribution :  common as weed in cultivated lands, in open places and along roadsides.

Uses : Infusion of whole plant is used in diarrhea , colic and used as haemostatic.


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