Wedelia chinensis Merr., Syn. W. calendulacea Less.

Family : Asteraceae

Local name : Bhimraj, Bhringaraj (As.)

Procumbent herb growing in wet places near ponds or shrub sometimes climbing, ray florets large, leaves opposite.

Distribution : Sporadic throughout the state.

Uses :  Leaves used in hemicrania, headache, earache, ascites, dysentery and night blindness.



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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam