Gulvel, Amrita

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Gulvel, Amrita
Scientific Name : Tinospora glabra
Family : Menispermaceae
Common Name : Gulvel, Amrita
Syn:T. cordifolia. A wild climber supposed to have much medicinal value. Seeds are dispersed by birds. Native to India. The other species of the plant Tinospora malabarica has downy leaves & often used as substitute for T.glabra.
Propagation : Stem cuttings, seeds
Longevity : Perennial