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Scientific name of Blue Justicia: Ecbolium linneanum
Name of Blue Justicia in different languages:-
English: Strobilanthus, Blue Justicia, Wild jack
Malayalam: Karimkurinji കരിങ്കുറിഞ്ഞി
Useful plant parts: Roots
Blue Justicia is a shrub, found in partially shaded areas, evergreen forests, wetland areas etc., spiny, grows up to 2 m tall, leaves are green, elliptic-oblong, tapered at both ends, velvety, flowers are four sided spikes, seen at the end of branches, The roots of this plant is the useful part which is used to treat jaundice.
Blue Justicia plant is used in the treatment of gout and dysuria and a decoction of leaves is used for stiffness, the root of this plant is given in jaundice, menorrhagia, and rheumatic disorders.
Used as an ingredient of Ayurveda medicine like-
Prabhanjana Vimardhanam Kuzhambu