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Please tell me the name of this INDIAN herb locally called KHARKHARA(kh-r-kh-ra खरखरा) & soothens oral ulcer sores?

Himachal Pradesh, India

Evergreen everflowering 2ft plant,oppositely sprouted new leaves turn from bronze to green as they mature,softWood stem is brownish green in colour,flower like merigold produce many seeds but smallsized cone shaped with maroon eye at midtop apex



Could it be fenugreek Nexiketa ? The leaves can be used like a tea and rinsed around the mouth for ulcers.It has vitamins and minerals and is used in bread and other dishes.

20 Jan, 2009

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