BOUCEROSIA UMBELLATA

BOUCEROSIA UMBELLATA Exceptional Geometric arrangement of Flowers almost 320 degree angle Bell shaped flowers placed towards upwards and on all sides as umbellata cymes. Five petals stripped with various designs and hairs ,Exceptional calculations on arrangements of Corona and Gynostegium. Botanical Name: Boucerosiaumbellata Family:Apocynaceae (Carallumaumbellata) Kannada: Hucchubangte, Molanakodu Tamil: Kallimulaiyaam, Eluman, Elumanpuli Telugu: Kundelukommulu, Kundetikommulu, […]

शङ्खपुष्पी

शङ्खपुष्पी (One of the source using in Peninsular India) शङ्खपुष्पी (One of the source using in Peninsular India) शङ्खपुष्पी सुपुष्पी च शङ्खाह्वा कम्बुमालिनी | सितपुष्पी कम्बुपुष्पी मेध्या वनविलासिनी || चिरिण्टी शङ्खकुसुमा भूलग्ना शङ्खमालिनी | Botanical name: Canscora perfoliata Family: Gentianaceae  കഞ്ചൻ-കോര, കഞ്ചാകൊര (Hortus malabaricus)  शङ्खपुष्पी हिमा तिक्ता मेधाकृत्स्वरकारिणी | ग्रहभूतादिदोषघ्नी वशीकरणसिद्धिदा || For Varnya : […]

A Tree with edible food source and medicine……Jackfruit Tree

  पनस  – Jackfruit Tree Uses of (पनस )Jackfruit Tree Infloresence , Fruit, seed,Leaf ,Leaf petiole etc… पनस पनशः ,कण्टकिफलः ,पलसोऽतिबृहत्फलः  महासर्जः फलिनः फलवृक्षकः कण्टफलश्चैव स्यान्मूलफलदः ,अपुष्पफलदः Botanical Name : Artocarpus heterophyllus Family: Moraceae पनसपुष्पं Infloresence of Jackfruit (ചക്ക പൂവ്) Bitter and heavy in nature helps to clear the mouth.. तिक्तं पनसपुष्पं तु गुरु वक्त्रविशोधनम् […]

Women’s Day Special

സ്ത്രീകളേ നിങ്ങൾ സന്തോഷിയ്ക്കു. സ്ത്രീകളേ നിങ്ങൾ ആഘോഷിയ്ക്കു. ജീവിതം ഒന്നേ ഉളളു

Polycarpaea Corymbosa

Polycarpaea Corymbosa    A plant seen on rocky tops of Nagalassery Hills. It can be used as a source of Parpataka. In Siddha, it is considered as Parpataka. It is having Kshaya rasa predominance. Botanical name: Polycarpaea corymbosa     Family: Caryophyllaceae (Carnation family) Synonyms: Kattu-mailochana, Akkaram kolli, Acharam kolli, Akkara poode, Paarappovu etc. Oldman’s Cap is a weed of […]

Ceropegia Candelabrum

  Ceropegia Candelabrum  A rare valuable edible and medicinal plant.. An Endangered plant mentioned in Hortus Malabaricus… Malayalam: Nagathumba, Njottanjodiyan valli, Kammanam kizhangu, Irula, Kavalae kodi etc. Botanical name: Ceropegia candelabrum  Family: Asclepiadaceae   The Latin specific epithet candelabrum is derived from the candelabra-like appearance of the inflorescences… Ceropegia candelabrum is a perennial, succulent, twining plant with a roundish […]

TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS

TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS   Two Medicinally important terrestrial orchids of Nagalasery Hills    A terrestrial orchid literally means an orchid that grows in the ground.  Terrestrial orchids have their perennating tissues in the surface substrate of the ground, such as the soil or organic floor of a forest, or the surface sediment or peat of a […]