Pogostemon benghalensis (B) O.Ktz.

Family : Lamiaceae

Local name : Shookloti

A large aromatic herb; young parts tomentose; leaves ovate; flowers in terminal racemes; fruits globose.

Distribution : Common.

Uses :  Shoots and leaves used in stomach pain and menstrual disorders.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam