Sing khanga

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm
Family : Solanaceae
Genus : Solanum
Species : torvum. Swartz.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Sing khanga
Other Details
Habit : Prickly shrub
Parts Use : Fruit
Preparation : Fruit crushed & squeezed for juice. Fruit crushed for decoction.
Mode of use : Decoction, Fresh
Ingredients : Fruits contain sterolin (sitosterol-d-glucoside) and gluco-alkaloid solasonine (0.1%).
Ailment Treated : Fruit extract is given in cough and tonsillitis. Fruit decoction is good for spleen enlargement and cough.
Source : Generally grown wild both in valley and hill areas.

Sing khanga
Sing khanga