by; G. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. Narasimhan, Centre for Floristic Research, Department of Botany, Madras Christian College, Tambaram. (0 ratings). Common Name: Spiderwort. Leucas cephalotes. Drawing of the plant. Photograph by: Kirtikar, K.R., Basu, B.D., Indian medicinal plants, Plates, vol. 4: t. Objective: Keeping this background in mind this study was carried out on the leaf of Leucas cephalotes, basically a folklore drug also used in Unani Medicine.
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Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. They also wash their cattle and other domestic animals with this water. The current elucas showing distribution of species is only indicative. Medicinal weeds in Kodomillet fields: Nutlets narrow oblong, bluntly trigonous, c. Technology partner Strand Life Sciences. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc.
Lamiaceae-Leucas cephalotes Roth Spreng. In rainy season, many Indian tribal communities take bath with water having Dronpushpi leaf extract.
Checklists specific search options Observed during. One of the plant’s most common historical uses has been as a treatment for snakebite. Dronpushpi can be seen celhalotes in rainy season.
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One of the plant’s most common historical uses has been as a treatment for snakebite. A source of an additional income for Chhattisgarh farmers. Medicinal weed flora of brinjal Solanum melongena L. Of the three doses used, mg kg -1 bw dose was found to be more potent in its effects comparable to elucas of glibenclamide and metformin. Document specific search options Title. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives.
It is commonly occur in Drona earthen berm. Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kashmir, Assam, Deccan. For more details, pl.
Labellenic acid Octadeca — 5, 6-dienoic acid has been reported in seed oil. The extract administration improved hepatic glycogen content and hexokinase activity, decreased glucosephosphatase activity, blood urea, creatinine contents and decreased lipid peroxidation in diabetic rats. Calyx mm, tubular, slightly curved, clearly nerved, with a slightly oblique mouth, distinctly hairy at throat, with eglandular and sometimes also with very short glandular hairs; teeth 10, subequal, shortly triangular, mucronulate, c.
It has many common names, including gumadronpushpi or drona puspiand cephalotds xu bai rong cao. Views Read Edit View history. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Used as a culinary herb. In other projects Wikispecies. Bracts numerous, imbricate, narrow, ovate-lanceolate, acuminate, equalling calyces, ciliate on margins.
General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Role of eFI in Sc.
Verticillasters on branches, globose, FoC – densely hispid many flowered globose verticillaster hispid linear bracts as long as calyx oblique calyx mouth, calyx hispid outside, teeth straight-triangular-spinescent apex This species is not Leucas aspera Willd.
Herb from Chitrakoot From Minor forest products of India.
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Or, Login with your user account:. Indian Flora facebook group. Stars of the month. Leucas cephalotes Roth Spreng. Medicinal weeds of Cfphalotes crops in the plains of Chhattisgarh. Names of Plants in India site.
Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Verticillasters terminal, globose, many flowered, to 5 cm in diam. It is also steeped in water which is then used for bathing and for washing livestock.