Scientific name :CurculigoFamily : AmaryllidaceaeIt is a perennial herb with tuberous roots. Leaves simple, crowded in the base, short petioled,long, acute, lanceolate, often produce buds from the tip when it contact with the wet soil.Flowers bright yellow, fruits capsule, 1-4 seeded; seeds black and oblong
Medicinal Uses : Tuberous roots are used for skin troubles . Considered demulcent , diuretic andtonic . In combination with aromatics and bitters it is used for piles , diarrhoea , jaundice andasthma .