Lam haa-nakupi

Lam haa-nakupi - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

English :Elephent’s foot
Hindi :
Manipuri :Lam haa-nakupi

Scientific Name

Group :Angiosperm (Monocotyledon)
Family :Dioscoraceae
Genus :Dioscorea
Species :elephantipes  Linn.
Habit :Slender climbing herb
Parts Used :Tuber
Mode of Preparation :Tuber crushed for decoction.
Mode of use :Fresh and Decoction
Ingredients :No reports are available.
Ailment Treated:Tuber taken against dysentery.
Source:Cultivated in the pots.

Manipur Medicinal Plants