Raphanus sativus L. 

Family : Brassicaceae

Local name : Mula (As.)

Herb; fleshy tap root underground which is edible, white or red in colour, fusiform in shape; stem in the form of disc; leaves lyrate-pinnatifid, roughly pilose; flowers white, yellow or lilac with purple vein in long bractless racemes; fruits elongate-terete.

Distribution : Commonly cultivated throughout the state as winter crop.

Uses : Leaves used in loss of appetite.

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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam