Asparagus racemosus Willd.
Family : Liliaceae
Local name : St mul (As.)
Climbing perennial herb with fasciculated cluster of succulent rootstock; stem with potent or recurved spines; cladode arranged in a tuft, falcate; flowers white in racemes, very small.
Distribution : Sporadic, occasionally cultivated.
Uses : Roots used in diarrhea, hematuria, liver disorders, puerperal diseases, general debility; used as lactagogue.
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