Dactyloctenium aegypticum (L.) P. Beauv.

Family : Poaceae

Local name : Bobocha-bon, Dobocha-bon (As.)

Annual herb; leaf-blades linear with ciliate margins; spikes 2 - 6, rarely solitary; grains ovoid-globose.

Distribution : Commonly growing in cultivated fields and homestead.

Uses : Culms used in asthma.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam