Justicia procumbens Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)

WesternGhats,West Coast from Konkan to Kerala; abundant in the rainy season.

The plant contains naphthofuranones, justicidin A, B, C, D, G and H, and diphyllin, which are used for the treatment of osteoporosis.
The flowers contain peonidine glucoside.
Essential oil— antifungal.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 354.

Justicia procumbens Linn.
Término aceptado: 11-Feb-2021