Ocimum gratissimum L. 

Family : Lamiaceae

Local name : Ram tulashi (As.)

Much branched shrub; young branches pubescent; leaves elliptic-lanceolate, acute, coarsely crenate or serrate, pubescent and gland-dotted on both sides, base cuneate; inflorescence racemes; nutlets subglobose, brown, rugose.

Distribution : Cultivated, often occuring as wild.

Uses : Leaves used in dyspepsia.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam