Cymbopogon citrates (DC.) Stapf.

Family : Poaceae

Local name : Gandh-birina (As)

Perennial grass with sparingly branched rhizome; leaves linear, sub-coriaceous, ligule short, scarious; panicles decompound, loose; spikelets linear.

Distribution :    Occasionally seen under cultivation.

Uses :  Leaves used in stomach disorders.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam