Artemisia nilagirica (C.B. Clarke) Pamp., Syn. A. vulgaris L.

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Nak-deona (As.)

Erect aromatic shrub; leaves sessile, alternate, ovate, deeply pinnatisect with stipule like lobes at base, densely white woolly beneath, glabrous above; heads ovoid, solitary or fascicled on large terminal paniculate racemes; fruits ellipsoid.

Distribution : Sporadic throughout the state.

Uses : Leaf used in epistaxis.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam