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Scientific name of Dandelion: Taraxacum officinale Weber
Name of Dandelion in different languages:-
English: Common Dandelion, Blow ball
Sanskrit: Dudhadapheni, Lootari, Payasvini
Hindi: Dudhal, Kanphul
Plant description :
It is a perennial or annual herb, spreading over the ground in rosette manner .Leaves are narrowly oblong, irregular , radical, pinnately arranged, and irregular shape, lobes linear , margin toothed; flowers are yellow , born in a ligulate heads; seeds are glabrous .
Useful plant parts: leaves, root, The whole plant
To treat vitiated Kapha and Pita, general debility chronic ulcers, cough, colic, flatulence, kidney disorders, urinary retention, fever, skin problems, inflammations, insomnia, jaundice, bile stone, hepatic diseases, gout, constipation, and dyspepsia.
Flavonoids, lucosides , luteolin, sesquiterpene lactones ; triterpenes andsterols,beta-sitosterol, taraxasterol, taraxol etc.
Medicinal properties: Anti-tumor ,anti-inflammatory activity, appetite-stimulater.