Typhonium trilobatum (L.) Schott.

Family : Araceae

Local name : Shyma kachu, Shema kachu

Annual herb; leaves solitary or two; lamina hastate, tripartite, middle lobe ovate, laterals oblique; spadix with spathe pale green outside and red-brown inside.

Distribution : Common in shady places.

Uses :  Rhizome used in piles and as stimulant.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam