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Scientific name of Wormwood: Artemisia Maritima L
Name of Wormwood in different languages:
English: Common wormwood, Cronewort, wild wormwood
Sanskrit: caurapurva, parskiyavani, jantunashan, corahva
Malayalam: Makkipoovu മക്കിപൂവ്
It is Himalayan area shrub, grow up to 2 m tall, erect, found the altitude of 3000m high, leaves are silvery, feathery, greyish green, with scented leaves, deeply pinnately lobed, Stem are branched, with purple-tinged, and sub-branches are found at the base.
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Useful plant parts:
Whole plants, stem and leaves
Anesthetic, antibacterial, antifungal, to treat itching, pain, warts, pinworms infestation, cure bruise
How to prepare medicines:
1. External application of leaf juice can reduce the pain, it is also helpful to cure itching, bruise, burning and remove arts.
2. The decoction of the leaves can be used as a tonic.
3. Uses of the dried leaves and flowers help expel the pinworm.
4. Dried herb mix with honey can apply to cure bruise.