Hibiscus mutabilis L.

Family : Malvaceae

Local name : Sthala-padma (As.)

Arborescent shrub; leaves downy angled, stipulate, palmately lobed, cordate at the base; peduncle axillary, stipulate; flowers white changing to rose.

Distribution : Cultivated as ornamental plant.

Uses : Flowers used in menorrhagia.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam