Lupain Ng Taglamig - 456 Words
Annual, erect, tufted, glabrous plant, up to 1 meter in height. Leaves are 10-30 cm long, 3-7 mm wide, flaccid, with flattened sheaths. Spikes are in a terminal whorl; the spikelets numerous, crowded, 3- to 5-flowered, 3-4 mm long.
Ubiquitous, especially in warm places, along river banks and roads.
Constituents and medicinal properties
Plant considered diuretic, antihelminthic, diaphoretic, febrifuge.
Parts used and preparation
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