Rhynchostylish retusa (L.) Blume

Family : Orchidaceae

Local name : Kapou phul

Epiphytic herb with stout, leafy stems; leaves strap-shaped, spreading and recurved, flowers pinkish-white in long dense racemes.

Distribution : Sporadic.

Uses : Roots and leaves used in pyorrhoea.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam