Synonym ► G. parvifolia Roxb.
Family ► Verbenaceae.
Habitat ► South India; planted in gardens in Maharashtra and West Bengal.
English ► Small Cashmere tree.
Ayurvedic ► Gambhaari (related species), Gopabhadra, Vikarini.
Siddha/Tamil ► Kumizham
Action ► Root and leaf—demulcent, alterative, blood purifier (used in venereal diseases), anticatarrhal, astringent, antirheumatic.
The plant contains lignans of the furofuran series.
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