Plumbago indica L.

Family : Plumbaginaceae

Local name : Ronga-agyachit (As.)

Rambling perennial herb; stem glabrous; leaves shortly petioled, alternate, elliptic-ovate, acute, entire; flowers reddish, in long spike like racemes.

Distribution : Wild, not common, occasionally grown by local medicinemen.

Uses : Roots used in leucoderma.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam