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Barleria prionitis - Saireyaka
Saireyaka is an erect, glabrous, evergreen shrub. It grows up to 1.7 metres tall from a central taproot. The plant has a single stem according to one report. .
- 1 Uses
- 2 Parts Used
- 3 Chemical Composition
- 4 Common names
- 5 Properties
- 6 Habit
- 7 Identification
- 8 List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
- 9 Where to get the saplings
- 10 Mode of Propagation
- 11 How to plant/cultivate
- 12 Commonly seen growing in areas
- 13 Photo Gallery
- 14 References
- 15 External Links
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|Kannada||ಹಳದಿ ಗೋರಟೆ Haladi gorate, ಕುರಂಟಕ Kurantaka|
|English||Common yellow nail dye, Porcupine flower|
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
|Simple||Opposite||Leaves to 5-9 x 2.5-4 cm, elliptic, acute, mucronate, base cuneate, sparsely puberulus, ciliate on the margins, gland dotted beneath; petiole to 2 cm.|
|Type||Size||Color and composition||Stamen||More information|
|Bisexual||Axillary cymes||Yellow||2||Cymes axillary; bracts 2, 1.5 cm, oblong mucronate; outer calyx lobes 1.3 x 0.4 cm, inner 1.1x 0.2 cm, mucronate, hirsute.|
List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
Prefers a position in full sun or partial shade and a fertile, moist but well-drained soil.