Justicia gendarussa Burm. f.

Family : Acanthaceae

Local name : Amor, Jatrasiddhi, Jeora-goch (As.)

Shrub, stem smooth; leaves coriaceous, dark-green, lanceolate; flowers white with purple spots inside, in interrupted spikes.

Distribution   :  Cultivated as hedge plant throughout the state.

Uses    :  Leaves used in tonsilitis and gout rheumatism.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam