Kengoi - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

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Hindi :
Manipuri :Kengoi

Scientific Name

Group :Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family :Primulaceae
Genus :Lysinachia
Species :ovovata  Z.D.H
Habit :Gregarious spreading delicate herb
Parts Used :Leaf/shoot
Mode of Preparation :Plant is cooked for consumption. Cooked as vegetables.
Mode of use :Decoction
Ingredients :
Ailment Treated:Cooked plant is given against diabetes, piles and intestinal disorder.
Source:Cultivated in valley areas. Generally sold in the market.

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