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Hedyotis pumila #
Scientific name: Hedyotis pumila #
Previous name used in the website:
Family name: RUBIACEAE
English name:
Local name: Wel kawdudala
Tamil name:
Sanskrit name:
Conservation status:
Description: Hedyotis pumila L.f. (RUBIACEAE) Wel kawdudala. Herbs, annual or perennial from a woody tap root. Leaves elliptic to elliptic-oblong (-lanceolate), (3 -) 7 – 20 X (1 -) 3 – 6 mm, margins often recurved, above glabrous, below-scabrous particularly margin and on the midrib, apex acute, base acute. Inflorescence an axillary cymes, flowers isostylous. Capsule ellipsoidal to ovoid, 2 – 3 X 2.5 – 3 mm.
Status: Native
Edible parts: none
Ayurvedic usage:

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