Selaginella sp.

Family : Selaginellaceae

Local name : Kun-kuni dhekia

Terrestrial trailing or climbing herb; leaves dimorphic; sporophylls uniform, ovate-acuminate, entire; strobilus both micro and mega.

Distribution : Common in  shady places.

Uses :  Roots used in cephalagia; rhoots used in gastric ulcer.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam