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.
Tribal name: Ka Nei Soi, Tha Mang Su, Chang Mang Gri (Marma).
Description of the plant:
BOEHMERIA MALABARICA Wedd. is an erect shrub or small tree with spreading branches. Leaves 10-20 cm long, elliptic or ovate to oblong, acuminate, crenulate or serrulate. Flowers minute, in small axillary clusters.
In fever of babies, bath with leaf-boiled water is prescribed.
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Sylhet.