Tagetes erecta L. 

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Narji phul (As.)

Annual herb; stem angular, glabrous; leaves imparipinnate, leaflets lanceolate, serrate with few marginal glands; heads solitary, yellow to orange on swollen peduncles.

Distribution : Commonly cultivated in gardens as ornamental plant.

Uses : Leaves used in cuts and wounds.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam