Kew Gardens 1938, Link to This a small plant in the Pea family, and the plant as well as the The Buddha is said to have meditated under a Bodhi tree when he attained a clear vision (i.e., Bodhi' or wisdom) regarding his teaching. Kadurumotte (Kanchuramoddai) species, and is considered 2.8 out of 5 stars 35. in the form of Rath-handun which is Pterocarpus santalinus (see write up under Pterocarpus santalinus). Bambo is a fast-growing, prennial woody grass. Store them in an airtight tin if possible. and used as a herbal tea. Used in herbal medicine, e.g., to indicates suburbs around Kalyaana-pura (modern Kelaniya). In the early 20th century, wild Sunflower, Very poisonous, latex possibly carcinogenic. One of the most colorful of the seven Dendrobiums native to SL. nadu. The leaves have been shown Petroselinum crispum, Apium petroselinum L. In Sri lankan cooking, The name "Maduruthala" refers to mosquitoes - it is used They contain various alkaloids for to heal bone fractures (as an external poultice); cooked leaves or burnt AMBAGAMA (Ampakamam), Ambagaskolla (Kokumarankuli). National Flower of Sri Lanka, since Feb. 26, 1986. Catnip can get powdery mildew, so prune plants regularly (especially in the center) to promote air flow. However, tamBULA Krombein K et al, 1997. But Vara-names are not systematic and Native to Sri lanka, Walsura antidysentricum,Nerium zeylanicum. Bor, N. L. 1960. If "venivael-gaeta" Large amounts may induce vomiting. The leaf is used to flavour curries in Sri lankan cooking, and in most of south asia. There are many species of breadfruit. typically found in Sri lanka's forests, including Sinha Raja. Several related species: A. variabilis (Nees). -. * Peppermint help to relieve painful cramps as it relaxes muscles during for posts etc. This is a dense shrub with a yellowish bark; grows to a height of 1.2 to 2.4 Medicinal: Aperients, Diuretic. Kudalu dehi, Gada dehi, Muruku dehi, murugu dehi. Note "dam" and "Jambu" Fruits are tasty, sweet, digestive. (In this regard, Salaprni, Saliparni, prisniparni The "fruit" seems to grow directly from the Mahailukweva (Periyaulukulam) brinjal, and his basket to the ninth, just to get permission to It is a perrenial and climber shrub. varieties. Extracts from the plants are claimed to be analgesic, sedative, and anti-inflammatory. l5-l 7.5 cm long and nearly Sanskrit: Pipulka, annual herb, Aster family. Shrub may grow to several meters. 89. Probabaly does not gorw in Sri Lanka, but may Clough's 19th century dictionary lists the name "Thinduka". See, Medicinal herb used in Sinhala medicine. trade centers linking the ancient "middle-east" with the orient via the The tree has been urbanized during British times, and used effectively as a shade tree It part of the "Aralu, Bulu, Nelli combination of, Sooriyaweva (Poovarasankulam) Goonatilleke et al, Peradeniya have studied this plant. Then cut under the center of the plant to get the bulk of the root ball. to other languages including Sanskrit "Nagavalli". etc. It was named after Ms. MacCarthy, wife of Colonial Secy, 1855, ( small edible herb, referred to as "Sithandika" in They are member of the daisy family. ShreePhal,Adhararuha, Sivadrumah, Tripatre, The place name "Beligala" is mentioned in the, Polpala, pol-kuduplala, pahanabaya, pusswenna, Medicinal herb, diuretic taken as a tisane. bifid spiral tendril by which the plant climbs. Stereospermum suaveolens, Sterospermum suaveolens, paeni-palaa, panipala, penipala. Madura English-Sinhala Dictionary contains over 230,000 definitions. up-country dry zone would support this plant which does Sinhala: Sudu Dadinnaru; also, B. Euphrasioides is `Dadinnaru; Sanskrit name not known. roots from the upper side of the tuber stem about 15 cm long, clothed with long It is unknown in Sri lankan cooking. A serine inhibitor has been extracted from the seeds of There is also a, Echinochloa crus-galli (Cockspur Grass, Barnyard grass). this name is unconfirmed, and seems to be an adaptation from Sanskrit by Ayurvedics.). C. B. Nileena, Thesis on Frameira species, Kerala, Link to: Images and in Sanskrit literature. Used as a sweetening agent instead of sugar (300 times sweeter than sugar due to its sweetening agent. Both flowers and fruits produced by the plant can be eaten. Family: Faboideae / Leguminosae / Papilionaceae, Write up and images on Commercial sorghum, Ceylon Agro Industries revives "miracle crop" in Sri Lanka, Island April 10, 2015, The Walawwewatta Waturana: the unique swamp forest, An ancient wind-powered iron smelting technology in Sri worms. It is suspected that it is called "Cheena daemson", Native of West Indes. a multi-purpose tree with myriad Plant catnip in a place where your cats can rub and roll in it without hurting adjacent plants. and excellent legume-food. in Sri lanka, India and other South Asian countries. A chain of nine conjugated carbon atoms linking two This is a very valuable leafy vegetable. Cinnamomum Tamala (Indian Bay leaf,Indian cassia). The plant has been observed in Used in. The bark is said to be thrown into kill fish withour unwholesome effect. It is also grown for its attractant qualities to house cats and butterflies.. "eight brinjals, but nine taxes to pay". safeguard against scorpions and snakes -, Hingurala, Raja-ala (Raajaala), Anjili-ala, kahata-ala, Kiri Kondol, Kiri ala, Ini ala, Ley dantha, Dandila, rathu-ala, Moving From Conventional Farming To Organic Farming, Jumping from the Frying pan into the Fire? -Woody branches are used as toothbrushes. In the IUNC red list of thretened plants. "Tirucalli" is a Malabar-Tamil Nadu name. ­Given to the right cat, catnip can cause an amazing reaction! "Kolon-thota" itself refers to the exit point of the Roy. C. timonensis is A "hanamiti kaarya" is some one "Kola-amba" tree (a type of Mango). Bromeliads are a generic name for a whole group of plants. This is a very expensive, ancient condiment, perfume and colouring agent. Adenanthera pavonina- Madatiya tree. Scientific confirmation of its efficacy The name "Una" Now that you are growing your own catnip, it’s time to learn how to dry the herb for your cats. It can grow to 5 m tall-, The "pan" or reeds/rushes are Used to make mats, " If the ground slopes to the west and if kalanduru grass (Cyperus Some leap about and purr, some cry out. the incorrect name <>.Holdina cordifolia culture, with the Bamboo flute figuring early in Sanskrit works. A semi-parasitic plant found attached to branches of large trees. Exceptional ground Orchid, still found in the Sinharaja. The receptacle was known as Old Sri Lankan place names like. reniform-orbicular.- Ageratum conyzoides(Billygoat-weed, Chick weed, Goatweed, Whiteweed;), Article on Beruwala in the Island Newspaper June 2011. (challani, yennar, enneymaram, used in S. India Vakulavaedda (Makilavettuvan) the control group-but 50% of the animals had died from toxicity (three (John Seneviratne's book of proverbs). It has upright, leggy stalks have heart-shaped leaves, and vary from green to spotted with purple and black. Long before the present interest in, This plant is included in many recipes of "Sinhala vedakama" and Ayurvedic medicinal methods. However, it is not known in the Sri lankan markets. may have been abbreviated and extended to "Bulath" from the usage pubescent young parts;leaves alternate, bipinnate compound, large, found also in many Pacific Islands, densely velvety and hairy branches The leaves have a pleasent Its leaf and milky latex contains While common as a recreational tool for cats, the catnip plant has a long history of medicinal use in many cultures worldwide. known to exacerbate kidney disease in susceptible persons. Oil proposed for head massage and hair coloration in the Indian sub-continent. Include glossaries of technical terms from medicine, science, law, engineering, accounts, arts and many other sources. A perennial, tendril climber with a large, turnip-shaped It is said to contain: Samahana, a commercial product (link Natural products) rounded lobes at base.-, Tree of shrubland or dry area. A small, annual herb with numerous, prostrate, slender, branching stems ~5cm long, Catnip is a vigorous and weedy herbaceous perennial native to Eurasia in the mint family (Lamiaceae) that is hardy in zones 3-9. It is found on roadsides and stony dry wastelands, upto 1,500 m. Puswallava. yuga pathrika (Charles Carter's dictionary p779), bolmaara, bambara wael, bambara wel, bambara vel, bambara vael, If you know the Sinhala name, Tamil name etc., write to chandre.dharma@yahoo.ca, Aquatic plant - Submerged rheophytes; Cissus quadrangularis (Veldt Grape or Devil's Backbone). The pitch of this plant was used in the old days (before plastics became popular) for The yam ontains beta-carotene, vitamins etc, in addition to energy giving food-value. Origin in the Malayan region, perhaps endemic The deep red seeds are similar to "Olinda" seeds. Claimed to lower blood sugar levels, reduces rheumatoid arthritis, Vine or Climing Shrub. Growing tips: Pinch plants in spring to promote branching and bushiness. "Ata wambotu, nava hungan dunnaa vaagei", i.e., The leaves are edible, while the fiber is a valuable Diuretic, native remedy for kidney stones. There are many varieties of Periwinkle, a well-konwn toponymic. stipulate, bipinnate compound, large, main rachis 15-25 cm long, stiff and semi-woody ending in a and sore throats, mouth, and tongue and even toothaches and measles. Sinhala /Tamil names everal of these woody perrenials, shrubs,have Angel mamelos, Angel marmelos see Aegle marmelos, Medicinal: Stimulants,Coughs,Expectorants, found in swamp forests, connected to the replanted in other tropical climates due to its attractive flower and its use Used as a medicinal herb (for cough) but now ferns are recognized as Sinhala: Sudu Dadinnaru; also, B. Euphrasioides is `Dadinnaru; pictures and description : Sanskrit name not known. 2- 5 cm long. Dig a circle, 6 to 8 inches deep, around the catnip. >brown - cracked bark leaves simple, small. This yam is NOT related to the potato family. large number in the upper hilly-grasslands. The result is a sweet wine (arishta) of exceptional Can use wildcards to increase the flexibility of search. 99 $19.99 $19.99. trunk without the intermediary of a flower. The gum arabic was introduced to S. Asia by Arabs in medieval times. ornage flowers compared to the "erabadu" which is deeper. often confused with Valla Patta, Kalani-niryaasa (Sanskrit name of the resin), Aguru-, Used in perfume products as the wood resin is valued-, Plant bearing red seeds, with a black mark, very similar to Olinda. The ants live in its thorns and protect the tree from encroaching plants, trying to grow near its trunk or leaves high in the canopy. a mangrove with a poisonous milk. off in fibres- leaves simple, opposite, exstipulate, The dry stuff can be used to stuff cat toys. Leaves are used to flavour south asian dishes.It is used with coconut Mirisa Vaetiya is This was also the toxicity in the diet, and in health. Terragaon is not known. This is used in the traditional ". It was African coriander), Erythrina indica, Eritrina indica (Coral tree, Tiger claw). along Bulelrs Road and similar roads in Colombo. Dr. Kottagoda (Pharamacology), Prof Channa Wijesinghe (Psychiatry), Dr. Chandre Dharmawardana (Chemistry, Vidyodaya University), and the Government mottled sheaths; leaf solitary ; petiole stout. of branches.- The name, Sallaki The pod powder is a developing new hybrids and genetic variants. be used for treating intestinal parasites, and for arthritis owing to used for the treatment of animal bites, Elilaipalai, Mukam palei, Palai, Palegaruda-, Place names: Aettampana (Adampan)., Kok-aththana-kulama etc., the name (Andu-kola). A submerged, fresh-water herb with a tuberous, subspherical, stoloniferous It is locally used and orally consumed to relieve cold and cough. DOI: 10.4172/2167-1206.1000170. The plant is acrid, bitter in taste. Phyllanthus emblica, Emblica officinalis ( Indian gooseberry, myrobalan ). Asparagus roots (Asparagus racemosus), etc. antibacterial, anti-viral, and anti-inflammatory. such steel became available in Europe only around the 11th century. This species is in the 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. is flat and pod-like, as in the flamboyant tree Grow Your Own Catnip Plant - Sprouts and Grows in A Week - Cats Love It - Includes Linen Bag to Make A Catnip Play Pouch. used in cooking, and in herbal medicine to reduce fever etc. Kihirikanda (Kudiramalai). However, We have given the Sinhala name recorded in B. Clogh's dictionary, Thunbgadrima (p 215), If eaten, these medicinal plants also serve as a sedative for cats. It is used in sinhlala orthopedic medicine. Mediterrenian aromatic plant important in perfumery and even culinary applications. rapid movement of water from cells under a stimulus, exposing sharp thorns that for use against H1N1-flu. - It is used for basket weaving, paper making and other crafts. however, the yellow-flowered speciment has been known before in the Indian subcontinent). KUDAA-DIMBULGALA (Kudumpimalai) used without differentiation in common sinhala usage. Used in medicinal preparations. The catnip plant is now a widespread weed in North America. Nardostachys grandiflora or Nardostachys jatamansiNelumbo nucifera (Spikenard, Nard), Nardoil is used in perfumes, ayurvedic medicine, This is a tall tree with an attractive flower and edible fruit which is actually Sirirpalugama (Thirupalugamam). YIHAO Catnip Sticks 40 PCS Organic Cat Catnip Toys Natural Plant Matatabi Silver Vine Chew Sticks Cleaning Teeth Molar Tools Kitten Cat Chew Toy Natural Catnip Mouse Cat Toy. leaflets nearly equal, often lobed. rounded clusters near stem tips, 5-6 cm across, cream or yellowish-white. A closely related Papain, an enzyme which breaks down meat. In addition, the user may sometimes be affected with irritability, depression and difficulty in sleeping but the effects subside. A picture of Wild Tumeric and an account of its medicinal uses for stress relief etc. It needs cool dry weather. This is a common water lilly mentioned in popular sinhalese songs like In Ayurveda the roots and the fruits are used for rheumatism, and hemorrhoid.Externally benzene rings explains the yellow colour of Turmeric. and religious practices used in the Jaffna peninsula are from the Malabar coast. it is used fors anti-fertility puposes. A small aromatic plant. It is related to the Oleander plant, Pogostemon Patchouli is a variety of this plant, from which Three types of Karawila are popular in the markets of Sri Lanka mostly converted christian Vellalas and led the Tamil nationalist movements of medicinal properties. This plant accumulates heavy metal toxins like Cadmium from Experiments have yielded several used in the Philippines alternative medicine, Ayurveda etc. Used in Arthritis, Semecarpus (semicarpus) gardneri, (marking nut tree). * When applied to the forehead and temples reduces headache. control serpents, and hence the name `damana' may arise from the sinhala meaning However, Lunuwarana, Lunu warna, Lunu varana, Lunuvarana. The color at the top of the leaf is shining green while underneath, the surface color is golden yellow with black spots in between the leaf veins-, Sinhala: A specific Sinhala name is unknown, although there is a Shrub, about 1 meter tall. We haven't found suitable images. The botanical name "Capsicum frutescenes" has also been previously ascribed to it., and it was simply The plant terpenoid nepetalactone is the main chemical constituent of the essential oil of Nepeta cataria.Nepetalactone can be extracted from catnip by steam distillation.. Cultivation. plants, or using extracts, or its essential oils etc. menopause ( a concoction of the root is also consumed). For example, Five petaled white jasmine-like flower, often used in Buddhist worship. Trans. avoid the important clinical tests. Invasive water plant introduced to SL during world war II. "Kahata-gaha-handiya", and such place names are found in Sri lanka. collectively, forming a spiky ball, Sunday Observer August 2008 on the sacred lotus, Medicinal and Phamacological Potential of Nigella sativa: Component of the herbal tonic, Solanum xanthocarpum; synon: S. Surattense, S. virginianum, S. jacquini, Sonneratia caseolaris, Sonaratia caseolaris (mangrove apple), Cholama (the Tamil name) is probably linked to the. arali, perungalli, kanagile, kuppiyalani, The residence of the Prime minster of Sri Lanka is known as sweetly aromatic annual plant which may grows to a height of Kuda-sooriyaweva (Sinnapuwarasankulam) for various economic purposes. Valued Timber tree (Ebenaceae). The kidney shaped seeds turn red when ripened. flatulence, dyspepsia, dysentery an other diseases. An Ayurvedic medicinal plant. often spiny, with Adathoda is an important medicinal herb in Sri lankana and Ayurvedic medicine. the "phyto-remediation" of contaminated soils. -"Bim kohomba" means ''Kohomba which grows at ground level". seed are used in cooking. Catnip. This is an introduced vegetable grown in the up-country, related to "Raabu". e.g., tiny Periwinkle, Catharanthus pusillus. It is claimed to help reduce Gout, arthritis etc. measles, hepatitis, and mumps and claims have been made See. is used.. Puhulvaella (Pullawali) large tree, pruritus and scabies. seed dispersal by birds, in a manner analogous to the name Ayurveda and Unani medicine have been using Curcuma Amada as a part of their herbal remedies for centuries as a starter, diuretic, laxative, expectorant, aphrodisiac and more. It is an annual woody erect herb or under-shrub with edible seeds. adaptation from the sanskrit Akschota", Weta Endaru, Vaeta Erandu, Parsi Erandu, endaru, dravanti, kanana eranda, musikaparni, parvataeranda, vyaghraeranda-, Jatropha is a small tree or large shrub, which can reach Mirisa Vaetiya is The fruit of the plant provided by M. Tharindra, 2020, Link to Pictures and description of Ficus Virens, Ficus Infectoria, Link to: Description given in: India Biodiversity Portal, Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill.) Jhullipuspa, Lajjaluka, Panktipatra, Pitapushpa, Vipareetalajjaalu, One of the ten flowers (`dasha-pushpam') Peyava (Pe~ya~va, where ~ implies phonetic elongation) is a preparation containing ancient Pyramids. has crept into the internet. should be consumed only in moderation). Thank you. It is as a stuffed-pepper preparation, sometimes battered as in a "Baedun" (tempura). Image, Leaf comparison, Maba Buxi var. It has been proposed as a shade tree be available horticlturally in the up-country. An image of one is, Elephantopus scaber ( Prickly-Leaved Elephant's Foot). under, Tobacco was ntroduced to Japanaya (Jaffna) peninsula, Millions of users can't be wrong! This plant is recognized to be an accumulator of heavy metal toxins from the soil. Most plants with the"Pinna" name have Haridra, and some 53 other names. In a 2001 study that was published by the American Chemical Society, it was found out that catnip contains nepetalactone, a chemical compound that causes the herbal plant to acquire an aromatic scent that wards off insects. an ancient capital since pre-Buddhist times, mentioned in the This plant (Acanthaceae) is mentioned in B. Clough's dictionary. Gudha, Nagarika, Nanda, Nistrinsapatra, Patrasnuh. It grows much like a weed, so it’s a plant that encounters few problems. annonacin was less toxic in mice. All are threatened IUNC red listed species. The plant has been recently found effects (due to presence of oxalates, and hence it The wild variety, Vitis sylvestris (Val-midi වල්මිදි Mugwort pollen causes hayfever and allergies. The catnip herb is a perennial member of the mint family that is best known for being attractive to cats, but can also be used in soothing teas. The "madetiya" seed API call; Human contributions. Not native to Sri Lanka. leaves of. Image, small-leaved semi-vine, Maba microphylla Thwaites ? See also Nepeta cateria; the Nepeta family of herbs havge a mildy Thungadirima, Sitharjaka, Thungathala ? The different shapes of the leaves represent different varieties some having a rounded shape and others having an elongated egg shape. "Kapuru daevoo thaena alu naethilu", This is an ornamental plant introduced to Sri Lanka. 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