Botanical Name : Blepharis edulis / Blepharis persica
Species: B. edulis
Sanskrit name : Sunishannaka, Uttagana
English Name: Rohida Tree
Hindi Name: Uttanjan
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The stem is rigid and leaves are four in each node. The flowers are blue, in strobilate inflorescence. The capsules are 2-seeded. Blepharin was identified from the seeds. The seeds are considered aphrodisiac, and are also resolvent and diuretic.
Part Used: Seeds
The seeds of this plant are used for various medicinal purposes in India.
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*Medicinal Uses of Uttanjan(Blepharis edulis )
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