Uri hingchabi

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Asteraceae
Genus : Mikania
Species : scandens Willd.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Uri hingchabi
Other Details
Habit : Aggressive climber
Parts Use : Leaf, shoot
Preparation : Fresh leaf crushed for paste/extract.
Mode of use : Fresh
Ingredients : Plant is a rich source of vitamin A and C, also contains vitamin B. It contains terpenoid, taraxasterol, coumarin, b-sitosterol and stigmasterol.
Ailment Treated : Fresh leaf paste is used in ring worm and other skin diseases. Leaf extract is given in dysentery. The plant is used as antidote to snake-bite and scorpion sting.
Source : Generally grown common weed of pastures, roadsides, fences and tree crops.

Uri hingchabi
Uri hingchabi