Desmodium velutinum DC.

Family : Papilionaceae

Local name : Bioni sabota

Erect undershrub; branches terete, flavous tomentose; leaves 1-foliate; petiole hairy; flowers fascicled; pods deeply indented on lower surface.

Distribution : Common throughout the state.

Uses :  Roots used in diarrhoea, vomiting, stomach pain, fever and insanity.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam