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Malayalam name of herbs starting with 'B'

kerala-ayurvedic-herbs A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Belleric myroblan

belleric


Botanical name : Termindia chebula retz

Malayalam name :Harad or Haritaki

Belleric  is a large tree, often with buttresses. It has large leaves, 10 to 25 cm long, clustered near ends of branches; small pale green foul-smelling flowers in simple spikes and egg-shaped, brownish long fruits densely covered with hair.Half ripe fruit of the belleric myroblan is a purgative.It is used in chronic constipation.


Holy basil

belleric

Botanical name : Ocimum basilicum

Malayalam name : Thulasi

It is considered a symbol of fidelity and helpful in attaining spiritual enlightenment. It has been used to support a healthy response to stress, maintain blood sugar levels within a normal range, promote longevity, nourish the mind and elevate the spirit.


Brahmi

brahmi

Botanical name     :Bacopa monnieri

Malayalam name  : Brahmi

The plant is an aquatic creeping perennial herb.The herb is found floating in the waters of marshes and wetlands .This plant is useful mental diseases ,nervous disorders , constipation and as diuretic .This plant is also a blood purifier .


Baliospermum montanum

nagadanthi-Baliospermum-montanum

Botanical name : Baliospermum montanum

Malayalam name : Nagadandhi


Boerhaavia diffusa

punarnava-Boerhaavia-diffusa

Botanical name : Boerhaavia diffusa

Malayalam name : Thazhuthama ,Punarnava


Black Cumin

nigella-sativa-Karinjeerakam

Botanical name : Nigella sativa

Malayalam name : Karinjeerakam


Bitter Gourd

bittergourd-pavakka

Botanical name : Momordica charantia

Malayalam name : Pavakka


Bottle Gourd

churaykka-Lagenaria-siceraria

Botanical name : Lagenaria siceraria

Malayalam name : Churakka