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Botanical Name Cichorium intybus
Family Asteraceae
Origin Kasni is believed to have originated in Europe.
Description Kasni is a perennial plant that grows up to 1.5 meters tall. It has a long taproot, and the stem is erect, branched, and covered with hairs. The leaves are alternate, with a length of up to 30 cm, and have a toothed margin. The flowers are blue, and the fruits are achenes.
Parts Used The leaves, roots, and seeds of kasni are used for medicinal purposes.
Dose The recommended dose of kasni varies depending on the condition being treated. It is usually taken in the form of a decoction or infusion.