Aloe barbadensis Mill., Syn. A. vera (L.) Burm.f. 

Family : Liliaceae

Local name : Chal-kunwari (As.)

Short stemmed succulent herb; leaves crowded on the top of the stem, spreading, green, glaucous, succulent, edges spiny; drooping flowers are yellow in colour; fruit oval capsule containing numerous seeds.

Distribution : Grown as ornamental plant as well as household medicinal plant.

Uses :  Leaves used in piles, speenomegaly, peptic ulcer, liver disorders, burn injuries and otorrhoea.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam