Chinese flower

Chinese flower,

n Latin name:
Paederia foetida; parts used: whole plant, roots, leaves; uses: in Ayurveda, balances vata dosha (bitter, heavy), antiinflammatory, anthelmintic, antispasmodic, arthritis, rheumatic conditions, tonic, leaves: herpes, flatulence; roots: emetic, splenitis; precautions: none known. Also called
gandhaprasarini or
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Chinese flower.
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