Portulacea quadrifida L.

Family : Portulacaceae

Local name : nd

A prostrate annual, with numerous slender glabrous stems rooting at the nodes; leaves opposite, sessile, flat, ovate or ovate-lanceolate, fleshy; flowers solitary, terminal, yellow.

Distribution : Common throughout the stae.

Uses :  Leaves used in lung disorder and chest pain.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam