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Smilax perfoliata

Photo Credit: Dinesh Valke,


Vernacular NameKukur daaino

Himalaya (Nepal toAssam), India, N Myanmar, Indo-China, S China

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Description: Stout prickly climbing shrub with stems up to 2.5 cm diameter. Leaves narrowly          elliptic, ovate-oblong or more rarely broadly elliptic, attaining 20*15 cm. Umbels in axillary and terminal panicles 7.5-15 cm long, usually whorled 3-nate.

Use: Root ground with old molasses or with coagulated cow's milk is mixed with water and drunk as a remedy against blood-mixed stools.


Reference: Kirtikar and Basu (Vol IV) 1980; A Compendium of  Medicinal Plants in Nepal by Sushim Ranjan Baral and Puran Prasad Kurmi 2006,