Avanakku Crushed (Dried)
- Product Info:Avanakku -Castor - Erandi crushed/dried
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Avanakku or Castor or Erandi or Panchangula, Vatari dried/crushed buy online -Herbal Remedy for Rheumatism
Avanakku or Castor is an evergreen herbaceous or semi-woody large shrub or small tree that reaches 5 meters tall and 4.5 m wide. Its leaves can either be given as decotion or surasam. Its oil ie leaves are made into small pieces,then fried in castroil and used for formentation in case of arthritis,over the swollen and pain full areas
Castor seed is the source of castor oil, which has a wide variety of uses. The seeds contain between 40% and 60% oil that is rich in triglycerides, mainly ricinolein. The seed contains ricin, a toxin, which is also present in lower concentrations throughout the plant.
- Family: Euphorbiaceaebr
- Botanical name: Ricinus communis Linn.
- Sanskrit: Erandah, Panchangula, Vatari, Deerghadanda, Gandharvahasta
- English: Castor
- Hindi: Erandi, Erand
- Malayalam: Avanakku