Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides Lamk. Syn. H. rotundifolia Roxb. ex DC. 

Family : Apiaceae

Local name : Saru-manimuni (As.); Manamuni fisa (Bd.).

Stoloniferous herb, glabrous; leaves orbicular, cordate, lobed to or beyond the middle, shining; flowers minute, nearly sessile, pink; fruits somewhat compressed, pentagonal.

Distribution   :  Common throughout the state in damp places.

Uses    :  Whole plants used in amoebic dysentery, melaena and for improving memory; leaves used in dysentery and hypertension.


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