Ranunculus aquatilis L.

Family : Rununculaceae

Local name : Kauri-thengia

Perennial submerged herb; stem hollow, horizontal; leaves palmately divided, base sheathing; flowers white; nutlets wrinkled.

Distribution : Common weed.

Uses :  Whole plant used in piles, asthma, rheumatism; leaves used in tonsillitis eczema and as anthelmintic.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam