Yen-dang - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

English :
Hindi :
Manipuri :Yen-dang

Scientific Name

Group :Gymnosperm
Family :Cycadaceae
Genus :Cycas
Species :pectinata  D. Don.
Habit :Small tree
Parts Used :Leaf
Mode of Preparation :Tender leaves, chopped and used for salad preparation or can be cooked as curry item. Tender leaf eaten with chutney.
Mode of use :Decoction and Fresh
Ingredients :
Ailment Treated:Tender leaf salad useful for dysentery.
Source:Occasionally cultivated in home garden in valley areas; very less in population.

Manipur Medicinal Plants