Certified Organic Bhringaraja (Eclipta alba)
AYURVEDIC NAME: Bhringaraja BOTANICALLY: Eclipta alba
KNOWN AS: Trailing eclipta (English) OTHER NAMES: Trailing eclipta (English), Bhamgra (Hindi), Garagada soppu (Kannada), Kannunni (Malayalam), Kayyantakara (Tamil), Galagara (Telugu)
CONCISE DESCRIPTION OF THE TREE: An annual herb that is erect branched with rooted nodes. Leaves – opposite, strigose with hairs on both sides. Flowers – white in heads, compressed.
Geographically where it grows: All levels, in waste places, and on road sides all throughout India Useful part: Whole plant Harvesting time: Late rainy-season
ORGANOLEPTIC IDENTIFICATION: TASTE: Pungent, Bitter QUALITY: Light, dry, sharp POTENCY: Hot
POST DIGESTIVE EFFECT: Pungent
- Additional Information