Lindernia pusilla (Willd.) Bold.

Family : Scorphulariaceae

Local name : Gakhiroti-bon (As.)

Straggling annual diffuse herb, producing roots in each node; leaves opposite, smooth, slightly cordate; flowers violet in colour, small; fruits capsule.

Distribution : Common along roadsides, swamps meadows and rice fields.

Uses : Whole plants used as galactagogue.


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