Lashing pambi

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Malvaceae
Genus : Gossypium
Species : arboreum Linn.
Common Name
English Name : Cotton plant
Hindi Name : Kapas
Manipuri Name : Lashing pambi
Other Details
Habit : Profused shrub
Parts Use : Root, Leaf and Seed
Preparation : Leaves crushed for decoction. Seeds soaked in water for infusion.
Mode of use : Decoction and Fresh
Ingredients : Found “Gossypol”
Ailment Treated : Tender leaf decoction is applied as ear-drop against ear-ache. Seeds are expectorant, demulscent, headache and nerve tonic. Roots are used in fever. Infusion of seed is recommended during painful menstrual periods.
Source : Cultivated.

Lashing pambi
Lashing pambi