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Talisapatra - Abies webbiana

Botanical name : Abies spectabilis (D.Don) Mirb. (Abies webbiana Lindl.)

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Family : Pinaceae

SANSKRIT SYNONYMS

Talisam, Talisapatram

AYURVEDIC PROPERTIES

Rasa : Tikta, Kashaya

Guna : Lakhu

Virya : Seeta

PLANT NAME IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES

English : East Himalayan silver fir

Hindi : Talispatra, Tails patri

Malayalam : Taleesapatram

Distribution : Upper Himalayan tracts.

PLANT DESCRIPTION

A tall evergreen coniferous tree grows up to 60 m with strong horizontally spreading branches, young shoots covered with short brown hair; leaves simple, densely covering the twigs spreading in all directions, each leaf 1.5-2.3 cm long; the cones are bluish in color, seeds winged.

MEDICINAL PROPERTIES

Plant pacifies vitiated kapha, vata, cough, asthma, bronchitis, dyspepsia, flatulence, colic, diarrhea, epilepsy, vomiting, hoarseness, hiccough, fever and emaciation.

Useful part : leaves

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