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Rauvolfia serpentina, Indian Snakeroot, Sarpagandha

Rauvolfia serpentina

Indian Snakeroot, Sarpagandha
Family: Apocynaceae
Origin: India
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersEthnomedical plant.
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This plant is used medicinally both in the Modern Western Medical system and also in Ayurveda, unani and folk medicine.


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Rauvolfia serpentina, Indian Snakeroot, Sarpagandha
Rauvolfia serpentina, Indian Snakeroot, Sarpagandha


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