Tribulus terrestris



Tribulus terrestris

Tribulus terrestris flowers



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Tribulus terrestris flowers



Tribulus_terrestris

Tribulus terrestris flower



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Tribulus terrestris flower



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Common names :- Gokharu, caltrop, cat’s head, devil’s eyelashes, devil’s thorn, devil’s weed, goathead,Puncture Vine, Puncturevine, and tackweed.

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Ayurvedic uses :-

Gokshura is believed to contribute to overall physical, as well as sexual, strength by building all the tissues, especially shukra dhatu (reproductive tissue) but it is not considered as a particular sexual functions herb.

It is believed to be useful in kidney, bladder, urinary tract and uro-genital related conditions, where it is said to act as a diuretic.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom:             Plantae

(unranked):        Angiosperms

(unranked):        Eudicots

(unranked):        Rosids

Order:   Zygophyllales

Family:  Zygophyllaceae

Genus: Tribulus

Species:               T. terrestris

Binomial name : Tribulus terrestris