Saraca asoca flowers



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Sita ashok flowers



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Saraca asoca flowers



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Ashoka flowers



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Saraca asoca flowers



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Scientific classification

Kingdom:             Plantae

(unranked):        Angiosperms

(unranked):        Eudicots

(unranked):        Rosids

Order:   Fabales

Family:  Fabaceae

Genus: Saraca

Species:               S. asoca

Binomial name : Saraca asoca

Saraca asoca flowers



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Ayurvedic Medicinal uses :-

  • Its use in treatment of excessive uterine bleeding is extensive in India. The plant is used also in dysmenorrhoea and for depression in women.
  •  It is useful in menorrhagia, dysmenorrhea, menstrual cramps,
    depression, bleeding hemorrhoids, uterine fibroid,considered a uterine sedative and tonic.

  • Useful in Leucorrhoea.