Scientific Name
Group : Fungi
Family : Auriculariaceae
Genus : Auricularia
Species : delicata (Fr.) P. Henn.
Common Name
English Name : Wood loving Fungus
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Uchina
Other Details
Habit : Saprophytic jelly-like fungus
Parts Use : Whole plant
Preparation : Fruiting body is cooked or can be boiled for decoction.
Mode of use : Decoction and Cooked
Ingredients : -
Ailment Treated : Cooked fruit body or fresh decoction is given in cases of diabetes and constipation.
Source : Wildly grown on rotten wood logs under moist and shady condition. Both fresh & dried are sold in the local markets.