ALLIUM TUBEROSUM Roxb.

Family: Liliaceae

Bengali/Vernacular Name: Banga-gandina.

Description of the Plant:

A herb with long cylindric bulbs. Leaves 4-5, basal, 16-30 cm long, erect, narrow-linear, flat. Flowers small, stellate, white, crowded on a hemispheric head, at the end of 30-45 cm long scape.

Using Information:

The seeds are given for the treatment of spermatorrhoea.

ALLIUM TUBEROSUM Roxb.
ALLIUM TUBEROSUM Roxb.

Chemical Constituents:

Leaves contains volatile oil, flavonoid, glycosides (Asolkar et al., 1992).

Distribution:

Srimongal of Moulvi Bazar (cultivated in homestead by the Khasia tribe).