Evergreen tree has been used extensively in Indian traditional medicine to treat for a variety of diseases including diarrhea, cholera, dysentery, intermittent fevers, bleeding gums.
Annual herb with medicinal properties. Seed oil is used for food and skin care and has a rich tradition of medicinal use
Evergreen tree commonly called lemon-scented gum. The essential oil found in the leaves is a powerful antiseptic and is used all over the world for relieving coughs and colds, sore throats and other infections
It is an annual or perennial herb. Whole plant used in traditional medicine to treat skin problems.
Medicinal plants which have various actions like a laxative, blood purification, anti-viral, anti-helminthic, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, diuretic properties.
Axlewood is a small to medium-sized, deciduous tree, Gum powder is widely used for medicinal use. It is a part of alternative medicine to treat different varieties of the disorders.
The medicinal tree used in treating non-healing wounds, ulcerative colitis, menorrhagia, cough.
The plant has great medicinal value and is used for medicinal purpose herb, mentioned in the Ayurvedic pharmacopeia for the treatment of fever, indigestion, wounds, skin diseases and pain in the abdomen due to the intestinal worm.
Crinum asiaticum is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment of snake bite, fever, joint pain, skin diseases and leucorrhea.
In herbal medicine, in tropical countries, this fruit is used for its antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antiparasitic properties.
Himalayan herb is one of the important drugs used as indigenous medicine in India, especially in Unani medicine.
Fumaria parviflora is a species of flowering plant.used to treat wasting diseases of children and to help to cool during fever and in the treatment of constipation and dyspepsia.
Rumex vesicarius is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment of constipation, diseases of the liver, scorpion bite, snake bite.
Prunus Cerasoides, is a medicinal herb of high therapeutic importance. It has been commonly used in Ayurveda for the treatment of back pain and skin diseases like eczema and wounds.
Kalanchoe is a succulent perennial plant used to treat clinical conditions such as asthma, blood dysentery, boils.
Abies Webbiana is an Ayurvedic medicinal plant. Its leaves are used in various ayurvedic preparation used for respiratory diseases.
Cocculus hirsutus is a tropical, invasive creeper. Use - Root: bitter, acrid, thermogenic, laxative, emollient, alternate, digestive, demulcent.
It is a perennial herb that grows wild in stones and rocks. Plants used in the treatment of Ear pain, Intestinal parasites Cut, boils.
Evergreen shrub & useful medicinal plant for the treatment of various disorders like tumor, polydipsia, diarrhea, dysentery.
It is a medicinal herb. In Ayurveda, it can be used as a laxative, that helps relieve constipation.
Beautiful, large evergreen tree. It is very important for its medicinal value. The latex and pounded bark are applied externally on wounds, ulcers and to treat phthisis.
An evergreen tree used in Ayurveda for gynecological disorders, infertility treatment, and amenorrhoea.
Evergreen tree with medicinal properties. It is used as a cooking spice. It is aphrodisiac, nourishing, cardiac tonic but it may cause indigestion.
It is a tree medicinal tree. Its leaves, fruits and stone/seeds are used for medicinal purpose.
Betel nut palm is a tropical palm tree. In Ayurvedic medicine betel nut is used as a diuretic, digestive, anthelmintic, astringent, and cardiotonic
Perennial shrub or tree. The part of the tree finds use in diabetes, skin diseases and leucorrhoea
It is a large bushy evergreen parasitic plant. It is used as a folk medicine to treat a variety of diseases due to its bitter, astringent, cooling, narcotic and diuretic properties.
Citron is a straggly, evergreen shrub or small tree. The fresh shoots, leaves, flowers, fruits, and seeds of citron have all entered into a number of traditional medicinal preparations.
Pterocarpus marsupium is an important medicinal tree to manage diabetes in Ayurveda.
The hill glory bower is a perennial shrub. Extracts from different parts of the plant have been used elaborately in Ayurveda and Unani for treating different illness
Phyllanthus niruri is a very useful herb for the treatment of kidney stones, gallbladder.
It is a tree widely found in the Himalayas, well-known for the use of its Bark. Bhoj Patra checks to bleed from the nose and is useful in diarrhea and dysentery.
Coptis teeta is an evergreen Perennial growing herb. it is an important medicinal plant used for various diseases.
Foxnut is a perennial water plant growing from a short rhizome. Fox nuts are traditionally used in oriental medicines to treat and cure various diseases.
Galangal is an herb that comes from the ginger family.It is a bitter herb that is used to promote digestion and stimulate appetite
It is an evergreen, perennial fern. Plants used as a remedy for skin diseases; internally, said to be useful for diabetes.
Indian Redwood is a huge tree. Bark used in the treatment of diarrhea, dysentery, and fever and also as a general tonic.
It is a very important medicinal plant, which is useful for its astringent action.
Alocasia indica is an Ayurvedic plant used for the treatment of diseases of Vata roga, swelling.
It is an evergreen, medium-sized tree. The plant is used for cure fractured bones in Ayurvedic medicine, where they are ground into a paste with some other medicinal herbs.
Sphaeranthus indicus is widely used in the Ayurvedic system of medicine in various conditions like epilepsy, mental illness, hemicrania, jaundice, hepatopathy, diabetes.
Clematis triloba is a medicinal plant. The leaf of the plant was used in folk remedies for treating cancers and tumors, as well as for itching, fever.
Chonemorpha fragrans is a medicinal plant found in the western ghats of Maharashtra. The leaves, roots, bark-stem are used in an Ayurvedic system of medicines.
Gymnema sylvestre is also called Gurmar, Gymnema has a long history of use in India's Ayurvedic medicine.
is a small shrub in the Malvaceae family. Leaves are locally applied to boils and ulcers. Roots are used in fever, chest affection and urethritis.
Acacia Nilotica is extremely effective in keeping the gums and the teeth healthy.
The plant commonly known as 'Rusty Acacia' has a long history of traditional medicinal uses. Different parts of this plant are used for treating various skin infections.
Acalypha indica has been used widely in Indian Ayurvedic medicine for treating various ailments
Azima tetracantha is used in Ayurveda and Siddha medicines. The whole plant is used to treat dropsy, dyspepsia, chronic diarrhea, diabetes and arthritis.
Indian Mangrove is an evergreen tree. Roots are used as aphrodisiac, bark as diuretic.
It is a herbaceous perennial plant. Belladonna has been used in herbal medicine for centuries as a pain reliever, muscle relaxer.
The plant used in herbal medicine. All parts of the plant contain the alkaloids atropine, hyoscyamine and bellodonnine, which are used as a sedative, antispasmodic.
It is a robust, erect, annual herb. it is a source of the ayurvedic drug, 'Kokilaaksha' and the Unani drug, Talimakhana.
It is a herbaceous perennial plant. Using its latex were found as antiasthmatic, in treating cuts and boils.
Artocarpus hirsutus is an evergreen tree. These are usually used as an ingredient in snacks. Ripe fruits are cooling in nature and aphrodisiac
Evergreen tree. In Ayurveda, its root, leaves and fruits are used in the treatment of jaundice, liver disorders, stomach disorders.
Boerhavia erecta is an erect annual to perennial plant. it is used in traditional medicine and as a food.
About Medicinal Plants
Medicinal plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Medicinal plants have been a part of our lives since our existence and used for various medicinal purposes.
It is very important to have medicinal plants around the house because you never know when you might need them.The use of medicinal plants has attained a commanding role in health system all over the world.
This involves the use of medicinal plants not only for the treatment of diseases but also as potential material for maintaining good health and conditions.Some of the very popular and religiously important ones like tulsi, neem, bel etc. have also been cultivated in rural homesteads to meet their immediate needs, even as home remedy.