Plumbago zeylanica | Ceylon leadwort | White Plumbago

Previous Next Scientific Name Plumbago zeylanica Family Name Plumbaginaceae Common Names English: Ceylon Leadwort, Doctorbush, Wild Leadwort, White Leadwort, White Plumbago, Ayurvedic: Chitrak, Arabian: Sheetaraj, Assamese: Agyiachit, Ronga-Agechit, Agechit, Bengali:…

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Atalantia ceylanica | Yaki Naran | Ceylon Atalantia

Previous Next Scientific Name Atalantia ceylanica Family Name Rutaceae Common Names English: Ceylon AtalantiaPortuguese: atalantia-do-ceylãoTamil: Pey kurundu Local Names Yaki Naran (යකිනාරන්); Wal dehi (වල් දෙහි); Yati naran (යටි නාරන්);…

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Cardiosprmum halicacabum | Balloon Vine | Heart Pea

Previous Next Scientific Name Cardiosprmum halicacabum Family Name Sapindaceae Common Names English: Balloon Vine, Love-In-A-Puff, Heart Pea, Heartseed, Blister Creeper, Heart’s Pea,Assamese: Kapaal Phuta Lata, Kapal Phuta, Kopal-Phuta-Bon,Bengali: Lataphatkari,Hindi: Kanphata,…

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Melastoma malabathricum | Malabar Melastome | Indian Rhododendron

Previous Next Scientific Name Melastoma malabathricum Family Name Melastomataceae Common Names English: Malabar Melastome, Indian Rhododendron, Singapore Rhododendron, Senduduk, Himalayan Melastome,French: Melastome Du Malabar,Germany: Malabar Erdbeerstrauch,Assamese: Phutkola, Phutuka, Phutkala,Bengali: Phutuki,Hindi:…

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Centranthera indica | Indian Spur-Anther Flower

Previous Next Scientific Name Centranthera indica Family Name Orobanchaceae Common Names English: Indian Spur-Anther Flower,Malayalam: Corosinam,Marathi: Undir-kani, Local Names Plant Information – Growth, Importance Medicinal Uses Other Medicinal Uses of…

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Evolvulus alsinoides | Vishnukranthi

Previous Next Scientific Name Evolvulus alsinoides Family Name Convolvulaceae Common Names English: Slender Dwarf Morning Glory, Dwarf Morning Glory, Little Glory,Hindi: Visnukrantha, Shyamakrantha, Vishnukranta,Marathi: Vishnukranta, Shankhavel,Tamil: Vishnukranthi, Potakiranti, Malayalam: Vishnukranthi, Vishnuclandi,Telugu:…

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Phyllanthus debilis | Niruri

Previous Next Scientific Name Phyllanthus debilis Family Name Asteraceae Common Names English: Niruri, Chamorro: maigo-lalo, Sinhala: Ela Pitawakka, Local Names Ela Pitawakka (එළ පිටවක්කා) Plant Information – Growth, Importance Medicinal…

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