is found in moist deciduous to semi-evergreen forests, in the Western Ghats, up
to the altitude of 1400 meters, The tree grows up to 40 meters tall. Leaves are
bipinnate, oppositely arranged and sized 5 inches in length and a 2-2.5 inch
wide, young leaves are reddish brown it became green when old, the is scaly and
thick when the tree produces brownish secretion which is called as Kungiliyam.
Coral bead vine plant
leaves are 5-13 cm long, even-pinnately compound with 5-15 pairs of leaflets,
these oval to oblong, to 1.8 cm long, with margins entire. The flowers, shaped
like pea flowers, are small, pale, violet to pink and arranged in clusters. The
seeds of abrus precatorius are much valued in native jewellery for their bright
coloration. The third of the bean with the hilum (attachment scar) is black,
while the rest is bright red, suggesting a ladybug
Veldt Grape reaches a height of 1.5 m and
has quadrangular-sectioned branches with internodes 8 to 10 cm long and 1.2 to
1.5 cm wide. Along each angle is a leathery edge. Toothed trilobe leaves 2 to 5
cm wide appear at the nodes. Each has a tendril emerging from the opposite side
of the node. Racemes of small white, yellowish, or greenish flowers. Pirandai has multiple health benefits.
White Dammar is an
evergreen tall tree, found in Western ghats elevation more than 1200 m, grow up
to 40 m tall, bark is greyish, smooth, young branchlets are hairy and round.
Leaves are alternately arranged, simple, spirally, Leaf-stalks are 3.5 cm,
enlarged at apex, leaves are 27 cm and 10 cm broad, elliptic-oblong, apex
abruptly long-pointed or blunt, base round or heart-shaped, margin entire,
Dried latex exuded from the rhizome or tap root of
several species of Ferula, a perennial herb that grows 1 to 1.5m tall. It is
part of the celery family Apiaceae. Asafoetida is thought to be in the same
genus as silphium, a plant now believed to be extinct, and was used as a
cheaper substitute for that historically important herb.
Thyme/ Thymol is a hardy perennial shrub, 20-40 cm high, the dried leaves are curled, brownish green color, 6.7 mm long, marketed in whole or ground form. The flavor is aromatic, warm and pungent. Flowers are light violet, two lipids, 5mm long, with hairy glandular calyx.
Vedi Uppu is a colorless and odorless crystal or powder when ground up and its compound of potassium with the molecular formula KNO3. This colorless chemical compound is found pure in nature as the mineral saltpetre, or nitre. Vedi Uppu is a crystalline salt that resembles table salt.
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