Entada pursaetha DC.

Family : Mimosaceae

Local name : Makari-ghila (As.)

Woody climber; stem angular and much twisted, bark blackish or greyish-brown; leaves bipinnate, ending in a bifid tendril; leaflets ovate-cuneate, base acute or cuneate; flowers small, yellowish in spikes; pods jointed, woody, oblong; seeds flat, orbicular with shining dark-brown or purple testa.

Distribution :    Common all over the state.

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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam