Leucas lenata Benth.

Family : Lamiaceae

Local name : Saru-doron (As)

A suffruticose, wooly herb; stem obtusely quadrangular; leaves ovate, serrate, softly tomentose; flowers white, in verticillate inflorescence.

Distribution :    Common weed in vegetable gardens and other agricultural fields.

Uses :  Roots used in conjunctivitis; leaves used as cooling agent.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam