Phlogacanthus tubiflorus Nees 

Family : Acanthaceae

Local name : Ronga-bahak (As.)

Shrub; leaves elliptic or ovate or lanceolate, pubescent, subcoriaceous, acuminate; flowers red, in lax or dense spikes; fruits capsules.

Distribution :    Sporadic throughout the district.

Uses :  Bark and leaves used in asthma; flowers used in rheumatism, cold and cough.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam