Category: Traditional Herbs

Kurunthotti

Kurunthotti or Sida is an annual herb or shrub with yellow flowers and leaves with distinct shapes. ...

January 8, 2019
Karuka Pullu - Bermuda Grass - Cynodon dactylon

Locally common by the name Karuka Pullu or Durva Grass, Cynodon dactylon is a type of grass from the...

December 8, 2018
Indian Pennywort - Centella asiatica

As a herb from the family Apiaceae, Indian Pennywort is a herb that grows close to the ground. While...

November 18, 2018
Chittamruthu - Tinospora cordifolia

Chittamruthu or Amruthavalli is a climber plant with heart-shaped leaves widely used in Ayurveda to ...

November 15, 2018

Shatavari is an invaluable medicinal plant found all over in India. There are two different species ...

November 12, 2018
Panikoorka

Widely found in Kerala by the name Panikoorka or Navara, this medicinal herb belongs to the family L...

November 11, 2018
Naruneendi or Indian Sarsaparilla

Naruneendi or Indian Sasaparilla is a medicinal plant used for blood purification. It occurs mainly ...

November 10, 2018
Keezharnelli - Stonebreaker Plant - Phyllanthus niruri

Keezharnelli or Keezhanelli is a small shrub widely found in the plains of Kerala, including roadsid...

November 9, 2018
Thumba - Leucas aspera

Thumba (scientific name - Leucas aspera) is a medicinal herb found in Kerala. It has white bilabiate...

November 8, 2018

Diamond Flower is a little herb with white blooms from the family Rubiaceae. It is widely found in K...

November 7, 2018

Mukkutti is a small medicinal plant with yellow flowers found commonly in the rural and hilly areas ...

November 6, 2018
Cheroola

Cheroola is a small herb which grows natively in India and belongs to the family Amaranthaceae. Its ...

October 23, 2018

Sankhupushpam is a beautiful vine plant with blue or white flowers. It is called Butterfly Pea in En...

June 29, 2012

Kasthurimanjal is one of the two main types of turmeric found in India. Also known by the names Wild...

April 25, 2012