Commelina paludosa Blume (= Commelina obliqua Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don)

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 52

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.102.24380

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scientific name

Commelina paludosa Blume (= Commelina obliqua Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don)
status

 

Commelina paludosa Blume (= Commelina obliqua Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) 

Name.

English: dayflower.

Range.

Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh to Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. Cultivated in Myanmar.

Uses.

Root: Used to treat vertigo, fevers, and bilious afflictions.

Reference.

Nordal (1963).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

ORDO

Family

FAMILIA

Genus

Commelina