Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Brassicaceae
Genus : Cardamine
Species : hirsuta Linn
Common Name
English Name : Bitter cress
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Chantrukman
Other Details
Habit : Delicate herb
Parts Use : Leaf & shoot
Preparation : Leafy shoot cooked for consumption. Shoot occasionally eaten cooked.
Mode of use : Decoction
Ingredients : Leaves and flowers contain essential oils.
Ailment Treated : Cooked plant is eaten to enhance urination.
Source : Grown plenty in wild habitat.