Petruk lei

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Amaranthaceae
Genus : Gomphrena
Species : globosa Linn.
Common Name
English Name : Globe amaranth/Batchelors button
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Petruk lei
Other Details
Habit : Hispid profuse herb
Parts Use : Root
Preparation : Root crushed with water for extract.
Mode of use : Fresh
Ingredients : A new methylenedioxyflavonol-gompherenol- isolated from leaves infected with tomato busy stunt virus
Ailment Treated : Root extract are taken in cough.
Source : Cultivated as an ornamental plant.

Petruk lei
Petruk lei