Kundalei

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Monocotyledon)
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Genus : Zephyranthes
Species : ajax Sprenger.
Common Name
English Name : White lily /Zephyr lily
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Kundalei
Other Details
Habit : Bulbous slender delicate herb
Parts Use : Whole plant
Preparation : Whole plant is boiled with little water for making paste. Cultivated as ornamental plant.
Mode of use : Decoction & Local Application
Ingredients : Plant yields alkaloids like Lycorine, haemanthamine, crinidine, narcissidine, nerinine & tazettine.
Ailment Treated : Boiled plant is good to apply on wounds and muscular sprain.
Source : Generally cultivated in home gardens but sometimes grown in wild habitat as escape.

Kundalei
Kundalei