Duranta repens L., Syn. D. pulmieri Jacq. 

Family : Verbenaceae

Local name : Duranta (As.)

Shrub; leaves opposite, elliptic-ovate, toothed; flowers in axillary racemes, alternate on the rachis, small; fruits succulent drupe, enveloped in the calyx.

Distribution :    Grown as hedge plant.

Uses : Stem used in jaundice.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam