Family ► Gnetaceae.
Habitat ► Tropical Himalayas from Nepal to Bhutan, Assam and Meghalaya.
Action ► Seed oil—antirheumatic. Plant— antiperiodic. Leaves— piscic.
The stem-wood yielded bergenin, acetophenone and stilbene derivatives.
292 Gnida glauca (Fresen.) Gilg.
G. ula Brongn. non-Karst is found in evergreen forests of Western and Eastern Ghats up to 1,800 m.
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