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pleiocephala (Pamp.) Ling in Kew Bull. 42(2): 444. 1987. A. dubia var. myriantha f. plciocephala Pamp. in Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital. n.s. 33: 451. 1926. A. vulgaris auct. non L.: Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 325. 1881. p.p.

Fl. & Fr. Oct.- Dec.

Distrib. India: W. Himalayas and Deccan Peninsula, between 1500-2000 m. Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Karnataka.


Notes. The species has insect repellent properties. Medicinally, it is claimed to be an anthelmintic, expectorant and antiseptic.

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