Girardinia diversifolia  (Link.) Fries,

Family : Urticaceae

Local name : Saru-chorat (As.)

Herb with stout stinging hairs; leaves alternate, ovate, acuminate, base cordate or truncate, falcately dentate; flowers small, in panicles.

Distribution   :  Common as forest undergrowth in damp areas.

Uses :  Roots used in rheumatism and mumps; leaves used in acidity.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam