, Citrus reticulata
Naaranga is a small, evergreen tree. It grows upto 3 - 8 metres tall. A very popular fruit, widely available in countries around the world. It has been in cultivation for at least 3,000 years, and is widely grown for its edible fruit in many warm temperate to tropical areas.
Dyspepsia, Gastro-intestinal distension, Phlegm, Hiccup, Vomiting.
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
||Spines absent or short. Leaves 6-8 cm, lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate, serrate; petiole narrowly winged.
||Color and composition
||Stamens more or less united into a tube.
||5 - 8 cm
||Rind bright yellow to orange, tinged red, with sunken oil glands, usually rough and warty.
List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
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Commonly seen growing in areas
Tropical area, Sub tropical area