Cyperus rotundus is a species of sedge (Cyperaceae) native to Africa, southern and central Modern ayurvedic medicine uses the plant, known as musta or musta moola churna, for fevers, digestive system . Flora of Europe · Edible nuts and seeds · Invasive plant species · Medicinal plants of Africa · Medicinal plants of. Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activities of Cyperus rotundus Linn – A Review. Sri Ranjani Sivapalan. Unit of Siddha Medicine. University. Cyperus rotundus is a PERENNIAL growing to m (2ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in). It is in flower It is very small and would be fiddly to use[K]. Medicinal Uses. Plants For .

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Arabs of the Levant traditionally use roasted tubers, while they are still hot, or hot ashes from burned tubers, for woundsbruisesand carbuncles. Nagarmotha Cyperus rotundusa cosmopolitan weed, is found in all tropical, subtropical and temperate regions of the world. Modern ayurvedic medicine uses the plant, known as musta or musta moola churna[10] [11] for fevers usea, digestive system disorders, dysmenorrheaand other maladies.


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If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. A Latin Dictionary on Perseus Project. Without proper rendering supportyou may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols.

I think you should change this Prick out the seedlings into individual pots as soon as they are large enough to handle. It is in flower from March to July. About the fact of being a famine crop In addition, the tubers can survive harsh conditions, further contributing to cyperis difficulty to eradicate the plant.

Extract from leaves and tubers of Cyperus rotundus L. Some part of the plant was eaten by humans at some point in ancient history.

Just one main quibble is the silly way of having two separate entries for each plant. Med Medivinal Res ;5: The risk of introduction of C.

Publisher American Book Co. The fruit is a three-angled achene. Despite the bitter taste of the tubers, they are edible and have nutritional value. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Translated from the Greek.

In Mericinal, it is commonly known as Nagarmotha and it belongs to the family Cyperacea. Publisher Reference Publications, Inc. It has been called “the world’s worst weed” [21] as it is known as a weed in over 90 countries, and infests over 50 crops worldwide.


Classification of Cyperus rotundus L.

medicial Environ Toxicol Pharmacol ; J Parasitol Res ;1: Toxicity of 4,Selinnadienone from nutsedge Cyperus rotundus L. Nat Prod Radiance ;7: Cyperus longus Boeckeler Cyperus merkeri C. How to cite this URL: Somewhat outdated, it has been replaced in by a new dictionary see [ ].

Cyperus rotundus

It is subject to statutory control in several countries[]. This is the most investigated plant worldwide due to the higher concentration of active ingredients in the form cypfrus essential oils, phenolic acids, ascorbic acids, and flavonoids in the tuber and rhizomes.

It is very small and would be fiddly to use[K].

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