Lalukok - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

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Manipuri :Lalukok

Scientific Name

Group :Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family :Asteraceae
Genus :Adenostemma
Species :lavenia  (Linn.) O. Kuntze
Habit :Hispid tall herb
Parts Used :Whole plant
Mode of Preparation :Fresh leaf crushed with water for paste.
Mode of use :Fresh
Ingredients :
Ailment Treated:Leaf paste is used in fresh injuries and skin diseases. Plant is occasionally used as an ingredient in the preparation of traditional hair shampoo.
Source:Extensively grown in wild habitat prominently along the road sides & grazing grounds.

Manipur Medicinal Plants