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Oreocnide integrifolia (Gaud.) Miq.

Group: Dicot
Family: Urticaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree

Tribal Name: Egara (Marma).

Description of the Plant:

A small tree. Leaves oblong-lanceolate, broadly elliptic. Heads white or yellowish white. Achenes white when ripe.

Mode of Uses:

A leaf extract is taken for the treatment of intoxication (Marma).

Distribution:

Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.

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