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Pulmonaria officinalis - Lungwort
Pulmonaria officinalis is a herbaceous rhizomatous evergreen perennial plant of the genus Pulmonaria, belonging to the family Boraginaceae.
- 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 us
- 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
The great diversity of chemical classes is found in V. thapsus, mainly glycosides, flavonoids, saponins and terpenoids.
|English||White Himalayan Lungwort|
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
Tikta (Bitter), Kashaya (Astringent)
Laghu (Light), Ruksha (Dry), Tikshna (Sharp)
|Simple||Oval, pointed leaves. Leaves can be solid green, of varying intensities|
|Type||Size||Color and composition||Stamen||More information|
|Unisexual||2-4cm long||Blue and pink||5||The small funnel shaped flowers come in vivid|
List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is us
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
Landscape Uses:Border, Container, Ground cover, Massing, Specimen, Woodland garden. Grows well in any moderately good soil including heavy clay soils. Plants can be propagated by seeds and clump divisions