Note: This is a project under development. The articles on this wiki are just being initiated and broadly incomplete. You can Help creating new pages.
Centratherum anthelminticum - Somaraji
This page needs pictures. Add or contribute a picture for this page and remove this message.
Centratherum anthelminticum is Somaraji in Sanskrit.
- 1 Uses
- 2 Parts Used
- 3 Chemical Composition
- 4 Common names
- 5 Habit
- 6 Identification
- 7 List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
- 8 Where to get the saplings
- 9 Mode of Propagation
- 10 How to plant/cultivate
- 11 Habitat or Distribution
- 12 Photo Gallery
- 13 References
- 14 External Links
|Hindi||Banjira, Somrajj, Somraji|
6-10 cm long, margins tootherd. Base tapering into a petiole.
1.5-2.5 cm diameter. In small clusters. Purplish flowers; each head consisting of 30-40 minute flowers.
Stems and leaves covered with minute hairs.
List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
Habitat or Distribution
Throughout India up to an altitude of about 500m. More common in waste places near habitations.
- Medicinal Plants, S K Jain, National Book Trust, India.