Cymbopogon nardus (L.) Rendle

Family : Poaceae

Local name : Gandh birina

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

Distribution : Sporadic

Uses :  Leaves used in colic and other stomach problems.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam