Boehmeria macrophylla Homem.

Family : Urticaceae

Local name : Reeha

Small tree with grayish-brown bark; leaves opposite, lanceolate, caudate-acuminate; spikes elongate, pedunculous, simple or branched below in clusters; fruits obovate, cuneate, compressed.

Distribution : Sporadic

Uses : Leaves used in dysentery and cuts.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam