Family: Onagraceae - Evening Primrose family
Growth Habit: Herb
Tribal Name: Gangku maichya (Chakma).
Annual herbs, subglabrous, often reddish-tinged. Leaves elliptic acute, base narrowly cuneate. Flowers yellow.
The crushed stem is taken for the treatment of whooping cough (Chakma).
Throughout the country in fellow and low lands.
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