Cucurbita maxima Duch. ex Lamk. 

Family : Cucurbitaceae

Local name : Ronga-lao (As.)

Hispid, trailing herb; leaves reniform, sub-orbicular, shallowly 5-lobed, hispid; flowers yellowish, calyx lobes linear subulate; fruits vary in size, shape and colour.

Distribution :  Cultivated throughout the state.

Uses : Seeds used in sexual debility.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam