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Castor Oil plant
Scientific name of Castor oil plant: Ricinus communis Linn
Name of Castor oil plant in different languages:-
Sanscrit: Panchangula, Vatari
Malayalam: Avanakku-ആവണക്ക്, Eranda-ഏരണ്ഡ
The castor oil plant is a shrub or small tree fast-growing commonly seen in waste areas, roadsides etc., it reaches the size of 12 m height, but it's wood is not hardy. Leaves glossy and green and 15 to 45 cm long, fruit are spiny and greenish in color, the capsule containing large bean contain seeds is highly poisonous.
Useful plant parts:
To treat (vatha) rheumatic pain, Joint pain, Asthma.
How to prepare medicines:
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