Nymphoides cristata (Roxb.) Kuntze

Family : Menyanthaceae

Local name : Jatuka-khar

Perennial anchored herb with short, erect rhizome; leaves floating, glabrous, orbicular; flowers white, in dense clusters at nodes.

Distribution : Sporadic.

Uses :  Leaves used for fetus development; tuber used in acidity.


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