Capsicumm frutescens L.

Family : Solanaceae

Local name : Kon-jolokia (As)

Herb; flowers greenish-white, 2-3 together rarely solitary; fruits ovoid-oblong, obtuse or rounded, 1-3 cm long; fruiting pedicels erect.

Distribution :    Occasionally grown.

Uses :  Leaves used in swelling of joints ; leaves and fruits used in tonsillitis ulcer and dysentery.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam