Cuscuta reflexa Roxb.

Family : Cuscutaceae

Local name : Akashi-lota, Swarna-lota (As.)

Parasitic climbing herb; stem slender, yellowish-green, fleshy; leaf absent; flowers white, tubular, solitary or in clusters.

Distribution : Common throughout the state.

Uses : Whole plant used in jaundice.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam