Traded Medicinal Plants Database

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(Based on latest study: Demand and Supply of Medicinal Plants in Trade)

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Trade Name:
AASHAALI
Part Used:
Not recorded

Plant species
Botanical NameLepidium sativum L.
Family BRASSICACEAE
Used InAyurveda, Folk, Unani and Sidha

Distribution
This species is native to mediterranean region, introduced and naturalised, cultivated throughout the world. Within India, it is cultivated as a salad plant throughout, it is found as an escape.
Language
(No. of Names)
Vernacular Name
Arabic (8)chansar, farjir, habbar-rashad, habbur-rashad, habburrashad, half, hurf, reschad
English (2)common cress, garden cress
Hindi (9)akalam, candsur, chamsuru, chandrasur, chansar, chansaur, chaunsar, halim, hurf
Kannada (5)alavibija, alli beeja, allibija, alvi, kurutige
Malayalam (1)asali
Marathi (6)ahaaleev, ahaliv, ahliv, ahliva, asaaliya, athaleeva
Persian (4)haleh, towdri, tukhme-turrah-tezak, turrah-tizkah
Sanskrit (25)ahaleeva, asalika, asalima, ashalika, bhadra, candrasura, candrika, chandrashura, chandrasura, chandrika, charmahantri, daraa, drighabija, jati, kalamesha, karavi, krishna, nandini, pashumehankarika, pasumehanakarika, raktabija, raktaraji, sidhaprayojana, suvasura, vasapuspi
Tamil (12)aali, aalividai, ali, ali verai, ali-virai, aliverai, alivirai, alivitai, alivittu, cantiracura, cantirakam, kokila
Telugu (8)aadithyalu, aandilee, adalavitulu, adalvitulu, adeli, aditya, adityalu, adiyalu
Urdu (1)habb-ul-rashaad (haloon)

Parts Used
(No. of  Names)
Trade Name
SEEDS (2) aali, halam
Not recorded (2) aashaali, kurassaani

 

 

 

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