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Vasaka (Malabar nut)

Justicia adhatoda L. (Acanthaceae)

 Synonym : Adhatoda vasica Nees

Vernacular Name :  Vasa (Sanskrit); Adusa (Hindi); Malabar nut, Vasaka (English)

Description : Small evergreen and sub-herbaceous brush; leaves are 10-16 cm in length, minutely pubescent and broadly lanceolate; inflorescence dense, …