Thladiantha cordifolia (Bl.) Cogn.

Family : Cucurbitaceae

Local name : Beli poka (As)

Climber with deeply cordate leaves; male flowers with bract; female flowers single; fruits oblong, longitudinally 12-15 nerved.

Distribution :    Common in northern parts of the state.

Uses :  Roots used in sinusitis.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam