Curculigo orchioides Gaertn.

Family : Amaryllidaceae

Local name : Kalimunchi, Talmuli

Rootstock tuberous withfleshy root fibers; leaves membranous, linear or linear-lanceolate; flowers yellow, distichous; berry hypogynous; seeds black.

Distribution : Common throughout the state.

Uses :  Rhizome used in piles, asthma, diarrhoea, jaundice and as stimulant.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam