Pericampylus glaucus (Lam.) Merrill.

Family : Menispermaceae

Local name : Pani-poteni (As.)

Climber with tomentose branchlets; leaves petioled, orbicular or very broadly ovate, acute or obtuse, mucronate; flowers small in di- or trichotomous cymes; drupes red.

Distribution : Fairly common throughout the state.

Uses : Leaves used in haematuria.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam