Cycas pectinata Griff.

Family : Cycadaceae

Local name : Nag champa, Cycas

Tall plants up to 3.5 mt; Petioles spiny at base; male cones shortly peduncled, cylindric, megasporophylls have pectinate leaf blades, 4-6 glabrous ovules on their stalks.

Distribution : Sporadic in hilly areas.

Uses : Seeds used in stomach trouble.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam