Homalomena aromatica (Roxb.) Schott 

Family : Araceae

Local name : Gondh kachu, Gondh-chana kachu (As.)

Robust herb with creeping aromatic rhizome; leaves cordate, acuminate; spathes obscure, greenish-yellow.

Distribution   :  Cultivated, also occurring wild in marshy areas and as forest undergrowth.

Uses    :  Petiole used as vegetable as a part of post natal care.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam