Ficus heterophylla L.

Family : Moraceae

Local name : Bhui-dimaru

Shrub, often creeping along the ground; leaves alternate, polymorphus, petioled, ovate or orbicular-ovate to lanceolate; receptacles stalked, solitary, axillary, globose to pyriform, hispid.

Distribution : Sporadic throughout the state.

Uses :  Roots and leaves used in stomach trouble, dysentery, asthma and cough.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam