Uraria picta (Jacq.) DC. (Syn. Doodia picta Roxb.; Hedysarum pictum Jacq.; Uraria aphrodisiaca Welw.; Uraria leucantha Zipp. ex Span.; Uraria leucantha Span.; Uraria linearis Hassk.);
Dabra • Bengali: Sankarjata • Hindi: Dabra, Pitvan, Shankaraja • Malayalam: Muvila • Marathi: Pitvan, Prisniparni, Ranganja • Oriya: Isworojota • Sanskrit: Andhriparni, Chitraparni, Sinhapuchchi • Tamil: Sittirappaladai, Chittirappalatai • Telugu: Kolkuponna; ‘Prushthiparni’ ‘पृष्ठीपर्णी’ in Marathi;
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It is very important medicinal plant. This is one of the components of Dasamoola. They are mainly used for fracture healing properties.
Plant for ID from Panipat:
about seeds of Uraria picta:
– Scientific Name. Uraria Picta DESV.
Bot. name: Uraria picta
Location: Vikramgad near Wada (Manor), Maharashtra.
nice post, one of the highly medicinal and rare plant, now a days in cultivation for the roots, as used in ‘Dashmoolarishta’, an ayurvedic preparation.
Uraria picta (Family: Fabaceae).
Location: Vikrangad near Wada (Manor)
Date/Time: 7-08-2010 / 01:30PM.
Name of the species: Uraria picta
Place of collection: Ranpur, Nayagarh, Orissa
Plant for ID: I photographed this plant yesterday in Bandhavgarh National Park area
This is Uraria picta Common name: Prsniparni, Fabaceae. It is very important medicinal plant. This is one of the components of Dasamoola. They are mainly used for fracture healing properties.
agree with Uraria picta
Uraria picta (Jacq.) DC.
Agree with … It is Uraria picta (Fabaceae) an important medicinal plant.
This raceme looks very beautiful.. this is very scanty in our area.. thanks …
Plants for ID – efloraofindia | Google Groups : 2 correct images as above.
Attached photos of plant see in the Bor Wildlife Sanctuary. Please ID.
Uraria picta or Pithwan,
Fabaceae (Faboideae)Fortnight ::Uraria picta::Nagpur :: PKA-OCT-27: : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Uraria picta from Fabaceae family.
Herb Photographed at “Gorewada Lake, Nagpur”.(21-10-09)
Need help with this id: locally called ‘saamp ka bhutta’ : 3 posts by 3 authors. 1 correct image as above.
Post again separately …, both are individual sp.,
Two different sp. First image Arisaema sp. Please post images in upright position
Fabaceae (Faboideae) Fortnight :: Uraria picta :: Panipat :: NS OCT 125/125 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (5)
This legume bears beautiful bunch of flowers, was recorded from Panipat, not frequent.. Uraria picta..
Need help id’ing this beautiful flower : 5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)
Is it cultivated ? Can you please send habitat, leaf, legume and stem images?
Uraria picta, I think it’s from Wild
We have in interior forests (Andhra Pradesh) and I too collected,
Uraria picta, It is medicinal plants.
Uraria picta (Jacq.) Desv. ex DC.: 11 very high res. images.
Location: Surkhet, West Nepal
Date: 28 August 2021
Habit : Wild