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Dicoma tomentosa is an erect, annual plant, sometimes living for more than one year. It can grow up to 1 metre tall. It native to dry fields and sandy arid places of Senegal to N Nigeria and extending to NE Africa and into Asia.
- 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
Wounds, Skinitch, Colds, Pain in the testicles.
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
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List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
A plant of lowland areas in the drier regions of the tropics and subtropics, where it is found at elevations below 800 metres.
Commonly seen growing in areas
Low rainfall areas, Dry rocky river banks, Rocky slopes, Grassy floodplains.
- ↑ [Chemistry]
- ↑ [Morphology]
- ↑ Cultivation
- Ayurvedic Herbs known to be helpful to treat Wounds
- Ayurvedic Herbs known to be helpful to treat Skinitch
- Ayurvedic Herbs known to be helpful to treat Colds
- Ayurvedic Herbs known to be helpful to treat Pain in the testicles
- Herbs with Leaves used in medicine
- Habit - Annual
- Index of Plants which can be propagated by Seeds
- Herbs that are commonly seen in the region of Low rainfall areas
- Herbs that are commonly seen in the region of Dry rocky river banks
- Herbs that are commonly seen in the region of Rocky slopes
- Herbs that are commonly seen in the region of Grassy floodplains
- Pages without herbs images