Scirpus grossus L.f.

Family : Cyperaceae

Local name : Keheru (As.)

Perennial herb with black tubers; stem tufted, more or less angular, inflorescence many flowered spikeletes; flowers bisexual, fruits small, trigonous nut.

Distribution : Sporadic throughout the state in marshy places.

Uses : Tubers used in spermatorrhoea.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam