Medicinal Plants of Bangladesh
Medicinal Plants Database of Bangladesh includes the authentic Taxonomic Information, Vernacular/Bangla Name, Tribal and English Name, Family, Description and Photograph of the Plants, Chemical Constituents, Uses and Distribution of the species in Bangladesh. MPBD also contain dictionary of Botanical and Pharmacological terms.
A tufted fern; stipes 15-23 cm long, erect, greyish, glabrous, or more or less scaly; fronds 15-60 cm long and 10-20 cm broad; pinnae 6-20 pairs, lanceolate, often caudate, 1.25-2.5 cm broad, the edges serrated or lobed, the two sides unequal, and the lower one at the base obliquely-truncate; rachis glabrous or fibrillose; sori in long irregular lines reaching nearly to the margin.
The plant is used in enlarged spleen, incontinence of urine, calculus, jaundice and as an alterative in cases of prolonged malarial fever.
All over Bangladesh.