Crassocephalum crepidioides (Benth.) Moore

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Kopah phalia bon (As)

Annual herb; stem more or less densely hairy; leaves alternate, elliptic-oblanceolate or lyrately lobate, irregularly dentate; inflorescence pedunculate raceme; heads with tubular flowers, dark orange.

Distribution :    Common weed in cultivated land.

Uses :  Leaves used in sprain as anodyne.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam