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CORDIA WALLICHII

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G. Don.

Synonym ► C. oblique Willd. var. wallichii.

Family ► Boraginaceae.

Habitat ► Gujarat, North Kanara and Deccan.

English ► Sebestan (bigger var.).

Ayurvedic ► Shleshmaataka (bigger var.), Uddaalaka, Bahu- vaaraka.

Siddha/Tamil ► Perunaruvili.

Folk ► Gondi.

Action ► Fruit—astringent, demulcent, expectorant. See C. myxa.

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Indian Medicinal Plants

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