Urticularia aurea Lour.

Family : Lentibulariaceae

Local name : Patal-khar

Free floating rootless submerged insectivorous herb with numerous bladders; flowers yellow; seeds with short angles and slightly winged margins.

Distribution : Common in marshy places.

Uses :  Whole plant used as mosquito repellant.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam