Tagetes patula L.

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Gendha (As.)

Showy-flowered erect annual herb; stem angular, glabrous; leaves opposite, pinnatisect, serrulate; heads solitary, large yellow to orange.

Distribution : Throughout the state, cultivated, also as an escape.

Uses :  Leaves used in gonorrhoea, cuts and wounds.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam