Maka, Bhringaraj

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Maka, Bhringaraj
Scientific Name : Eclipta alba
Family : Compositae (Asteraceae)
Common Name : Maka, Bhringaraj
Syn: E. prostrata. A low lying herb with tiny flowers. The plant has medicinal properties. It is used to make hair oil, which is supposed to be very effective for good hair growth and in preventing dandruff.
Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings, division
Longevity : Annual