Pothos scandens D.Don. Syn. P. cathcartii Scout.

Family : Araceae

Local name : Pothos

Climber; stem thick, much branched, tough, stomach; leaves variable, obovate, elliptic or lanceolate, glossy green; petiole broadly winged; spathes cymbiform; spadix yellow, stipiate, globose; berries oblong.

Distribution : Common

Uses :  Stem used in asthma; leaves used as laxative.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam