Chaokhong macha

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Polygonaceae
Genus : Polygonum
Species : minus Huds.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Chaokhong macha
Other Details
Habit : Small erect herb
Parts Use : Leaf
Preparation : Leaf crushed for decoction.
Mode of use : Decoction, Fresh
Ingredients : Presence of kesom oil (aldehyde content oil) are reported.
Ailment Treated : Plant soup after boiling in water is taken for better urination. Decoction of leaf is given for indigestion after parturition (child birth).
Source : Wild in marshy places; non-marketable.

Chaokhong macha
Chaokhong macha