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Botanical Name Callicarpa macrophylla
Family Lamiaceae
Origin India
Description Priyangu is a small tree or shrub that grows up to 5 meters in height. The leaves are simple, opposite, and oval-shaped. The flowers are small and purple in color, arranged in spikes or clusters. The fruits are small, round, and purple-black in color.
Parts Used The leaves, stem, and roots of the plant are used for medicinal purposes.
Dose The dose of Priyangu depends on the form of the medicine and the condition being treated. It is best to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner for the appropriate dose.