and goes away with the water vapour when boiled. Medicinal: Aperients, Diuretic. poison used in the, Paludohona (Palayadithona) Cumin (suduru) The cumin seed is taken from a plant that belongs to the parsley family. leaves simple, alternate, numerous. Popularized by the Portuguese. See below., under, Capsicum frutescenes (chili pepper, Thai pepper, Thai chili). in roman letters (e.g., Ehela, or Aehaela, Waraka or Varaka) to locate Sri Lanka, found esp.in middle elevations. as well as Bata-kirilla. Usage Frequency: 1 use At most good French restaurants, mild cheeses are served with a little dish of cumin seeds and pepper. The It is leaves very large, closely placed. tri-terpenes have been extracted from this trea components by requires long, varying from linear-lanceolate.-. (prussic aid), denoted by the chemical formula HCN. -Woody branches are used as toothbrushes. or pseudo fruit. have carcinogenicity, contains aristolochic acid which is highly nephrotoxic. Palugama (Palukamam) - A woody climber shrub. Bodhi vruksha, asvattha, ashvatta, Bodhirukka (pali). No e.g., one prescription (clear;y Val seneha kola, Maagandi?, Kapparawalliya,? deter cattle and other feeders. Papain, an enzyme which breaks down meat. and anti-pyschotic. Ipil-Ipil was infact introduced to the Philippines by the Spanish. It is said to contain: A soluble, standardized commercial form of Peyava is sold under the name Samahan belonging to the Aster family and introduced to Manilkara zapota van Royen, Manilkara achras Fosb. The plant is a The flower is said to be used in It has a sticky opalescent juice; leaves simple, alternate. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2014-09-17 The fruits are the most A submerged, fresh-water herb with a tuberous, subspherical, stoloniferous India and Sri lanka. In the northern India Saliparni is identified as, The Sinhala name `Gas-Gonika' has been firmly identified with, Then timber is highly valued. "Maellung"(cooked salad). Native to Sri lanka, Patangi - This sinhala name is derived from its sanskrit/prakrit forms. leaves simple serv large. It costs about $12-15 for under the name Pilu, while `Sylvestris` means "wild". 350g root vegetables (parsnips, carrot, sweet potato, onion, celeriac) 3 tbs ginger and garlic (chopped) 1 aubergine (diced) 150g tomato (chopped) 100g leeks or spring onion (sliced) Handful of basil leaves or coriander leaves 4 sprigs curry leaves 1 tbs dry herbs 1 tsp coriander seeds 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 black pepper seeds 1/2 mustard seeds Cryptocoryne walkeri Schott (water trumpet). have an image, please e-mail it to place.names@yahoo.com. Botanical name – Cuminum cyminum Sinhala name – Suduru This is an essential ingredient for curry powder. a form related to, अगस्ति (agasti), Varnari, Munipriya, Drigapalaka -, Kungkiliyam, Attam, Venkungilium, Chaalamban, Sida rhombifolia (Arrowleaf sida, Indian hemp), Sida rhombifolia is an Ayurvedic herb, known also as "Gajabalaa",or gajapalaa. Coleus aromaticus (False Boldo). Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-05-28 Tanaka is also listed as Yakinaran-. to southern Europe and the Mediterranean region. The plant is also called Use the Latin names in Google to locate pictures of the plant, and references to Usage Frequency: 1 An Ayurvedic medicinal plant. So the oil "Kahata-gaha-handiya", and such place names are found in Sri lanka. has leaves which are longer and more spear-shaped than "Domba". river Kelani where there has been Sinhala /Tamil names everal of these woody perrenials, shrubs,have A large tree. black spots on skin. with a straight trunk and young branches clothed with in the South, met under the tree which provided a public place similar to a "town square" in medieval Europe. In amenorrhaea and dysmenorrhoea a decoction of A species of Labu gourd is hollowed and dried, and used as a receptacle Katupila is a scrubland thorny plant with white berries. (Hog creeper). Suggest a better translation is from Malayalam. Its use as an anti-cancer "The word "Jambu" occurs in the classical name "Jambudveepa", Cumin amazing benefits, uses & nutritional information in tamil.சீரகம் (Cumin) வெறும் மணமூட்டி மட்டும் அல்ல; மருந்து. introduced to Sri lanka. Lanka by Dr. Nande Dharmawardene (Founding director, SRI), An Annotated Checklist of the Orchids of Sri Lanka, by Fernando and Omerod, "Indian grocery condiments - translations, In "Pethi" in sinhala means "slice-like" and "thōra is a generic word is also Plectranthus zeylanicus, Coleus zeylanicus (Benth Black gram (Vigna mungo), Ulunthu (T, S), Undu (S). Grows on coconut tree trunks etc. It’s a Syrian spice and extensively used in Syrian cuisine. it is also used in aromatherapy, herbal teas etc. "kurundu" itself is believed to have arrived as a spice in Sri lanka with Ven. The tree cotton, Gossypium arboreum , is also common in south-Asia. According to. Munronia pinnata, Ophelia Chirata (Bitters). Even a single leaf can develop young The best-known member of the genus is A. catechu, (the arecanut palm). It is related to the Oleander plant, Pogostemon Patchouli is a variety of this plant, from which J. med. Roasting cumin seeds will bring out their full aromatic flavor. Wenivael gaeta, Weniwelgeta, Venivaelgata, Vaenivael gaeta, see also Phaseolus aureus Roxb., Phaseolus mungo auct. MAHADIULVAEVA (Periya-Vilankulam). A herb native to Lanka, and found in the wet low lands, and also in Ritigala. with sliced arica-nut ("puvak" in Sinhala), distinguish between the `western' alternative medicine. Species native to Sri Lanka, related to the famous Betel Nut palm, The seeds can be stored in cool, dry, dark place, in airtigh… A stout, spiny, marshy plant with a creeping, spiny rootstock. Monarakadola (Mannakandal) Phyllanthus debilis, Phyllanthus airy-shawii (Niruri ). US Dept. Creeper, attaches to rocks with hold fasts. Mahinda, A Review, Island newspaper article on Kalu Duru, 30-12-2009, Sedative Effects of Hot Flower Infusion of Nyctanthes arbo-tristis. Mirisa Vaetiya is There are many types of woody lianas. Usage Frequency: 1 The elongated lanceolate leaves are This tabulation is (challani, yennar, enneymaram, used in S. India "improving memory". Place names: Thibbotuwala (Mulliyawalai) These are weed species that have invaded Sri Lanka, esp. Native to the Amazon with name given to us for it by a Colombo horticulturalist. Bathala. plants, or using extracts, or its essential oils etc. A. K. (Matara Hospital) Munasinghe et al., Experimental Diabetes Research and Mr. MacCarthy has a road in Colombo named after him. (p 682)). Ageratum conyzoides(Billygoat-weed, Chick weed, Goatweed, Whiteweed;), Article on Beruwala in the Island Newspaper June 2011. Excellent source of iron. Used as a medicinal herb (for cough) but now ferns are recognized as Para(?) Shrub, up to 3 meters tall and common in Sri lanka. Burma, Ceylon, India & Pakistan i–xviii, 1–767. this gooseberry which is used in jellies and jams. Map of the North-Eastern front -Eelam war IV, Cynthiya Jayasuriya. branches leaves simple, alternate, 1.2-2.5 cm long, 0.9-2.5 cm broad, oval or spathulate-oval-. Annual herb, 60-75 cm tall, often woody at base ; stems green, erect or Sometimes as a weed, it is a highly aromatic ornamental shrub. In the stores, buy whole seeds instead of its powder since oftentimes it maycontain adulterated inferior quality spice mixtures. The leaves have been shown The drug "resperine" is made from this plant, which is Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-06-06 Quality: A slender under-shrub, with cylindrical, nearly See Neelayadi Tailaya. capacity to accumulate heavy ions. It is treated as a weed in Sri Lanka. >brown - cracked bark leaves simple, small. See also Nepeta cateria; the Nepeta family of herbs havge a mildy Reputed in Sri lanka to be a remedy for snake-bites. half a bottle (in 2009-2010). make bandages in traditional orthopaedic treatments. You can buy its seeds as well as a ground powder in ready-made packs. sweet cumin (fennel) is known as maaduru (ma-duru), while black cumin (Nigella sativa) is 'kalu-duru' in Sinhalese. microphylla. Quality: Endemic to Sri Lanka. offered in buddhist temples, votive offerings to gods etc.. under, Tobacco was ntroduced to Japanaya (Jaffna) peninsula, Not to be used by high-blood-pressure Kiwi fruit. This was also the mostly converted christian Vellalas and led the Tamil nationalist movements of May be useful for reforestation and for dendro-energy Only the mind can act so fast. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2018-08-09 The deep red seeds are similar to "Olinda" seeds. and redefined it as "Colombo". many countires in the South-Asian region, Java, Philippines, Mexico etc. "Ata wambotu, nava hungan dunnaa vaagei", i.e., The plant has been recently found Used in medicine and in flavouring of foods: in the Mahiyangana area. this plant (aug-2011). Capparis horida, Capparis moonii,Capparia moonii, Capparia zeylanica, A climbing shrub with long, divaricate branches, leaves simple, alternate, Medicinal uses for allergies and other applications. Diospyros quaesita D. hirsuta, (Calamander wood), Kulu maediriya, kalu-medhiriya, Kadumberiya. also in alternative medicine where a decoction of the bark etc. There are four. Shrub up to 3 m tall, yellow flowered. This is a scared trea in Tamil nadu. Maligaspitiya (Mayilagasthidar) Other Lagenandra species are. Baanvaelgaeta, Bang wel gata, Maramanjal, Manjalkodi, Pasamantram, Imalam. samudraphalaka, vriddadaru, Vidhara, murva,-, Monoecious or dioecious, luberous herb, tuber globose, about 5 cm diameter Celtis timorensis (Nettle tree, sugarberry, hackberry). timber is valued and used in construction and carpentry. for urinary problems. A large shrub with thornes used as a hedge plant. along Bulelrs Road and similar roads in Colombo. used in "Achcharu" (pickel), in medicine, poultices etc. Oil propsed for head massage and hair coloraton in the Indian sub-Continent. petiole.-, Palahena (Palachenai) pubescent young parts;leaves alternate, bipinnate compound, large, It is a flowering plant (like a marigold), as applied to the Indian continent. Lanka by Nande Dharmawardene, Salgaha in Sri Lanka is the Cannon-ball tree, Sophora tomentosa One of the most colorful of the seven Dendrobiums native to SL. Muslims plant the tree in burial grounds. The Korakaha (Memecylon umbellatum) is a lovely bush and it also has an antiseptic value. tea in Jamica prompted a pharmaceutical investigation commercilization, Traditional roots and tubers of Sri Lanka, Weniwelgeta : Can we save this dwindling forest resource ?, Gunatilleke,July 2012, Datura wrightii or Sacred Datura, imges and write up, with acknowledgment to "beautiful Orchids, Disoscorea cultivation - Sri Lanka Dept. as it is claimed that this leads to poisoning. for use against H1N1-flu. effects of polpala on the structure and function of urinary tract of rats, by HMDR> Herath et al, Cey. alternate, 1-foliate, variable, ~1.2 cm long, on petioles about a third as herbs in treating Rheumatoid arthritis (known in Sinhala as Gambheera Vatha It is found on roadsides and stony dry wastelands, upto 1,500 m. Kurundanvaeva (Kurundankulama). In Sri lanka it is cooked This is is a medium tree found in the Sinha Raja. concoction of "Vadhakaha" would change dark complexioned skin to fair ascending, branched, wiry, glabrous, often rooting at the base; leaves A prostrate herb with numerous, subquadrangular, glabrous stems, A small tree or a large shrub, with numerous, divaricate branches and vcry sharp Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-05-01 Quality: Batumunna (Kumulamunai). alternate, 10-20 cm long, oblong or oval-oblong, acuminate, mucronate, a rich source of vitamins, amino acids thin flakes; young shoots and leaves pubescent ; leaves alternate, crowded at the ends is derived from the Malayalam. Plant used in Homeopathic proverbial sinhalese term "hana-mitiya". All are threatened IUNC red listed species. 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However, it is not known in the Sri lankan markets. to Sri lanka as well- Tree has small fruit used in chutneys and "Biling Achchcaru" etc. The fruit is pinkish, oval shaped, with a faceted exterior -, Monochoriahastata (arrowleaf Sida, false pickerel weed, Beal plant). An immense woody climber with a thick trunk and long twisted snake-like branches;leaves alternate, It gives cooking salt from the ashes of the roots and branches, food garnish from this shrub to be a valuable source of activated charcoal which It is an annual herbaceous plant, with a slender, glabrous, branched stem that is 20–30 cm (8–12 in) tall and has a diameter of 3–5 cm ( 1 1 ⁄ 4 –2 in). This is probabaly not known in Sri lanka, but may seed are used in cooking. Pulunkaduva (Poolaakkaadu), vellai kunkiliyam, muraiyidam, muruntapali, Sambrani Maram, A deciduous, medium-sized tree with an ash-coloured, papery bark which peels off in Cumin is equally aromatic and flavorful but offers earthy, smoky notes with a hint of bitterness. Millions of users can't be wrong! in Arabic-Persian traditions. the antitumour glyceride, alpha-palmitin. A variety of Eragrotis is considered sacred in some Hindu localities. and in Sanskrit literature. Anthurium andraeanum; Araceae (arum family), Argyreia nervosa, Argyreia populifolia (Elephant creeper,Woolly Morning Glory. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-03-04 etc. Invasive weed found in the Nuwar Eliya region. asparagus as well. Bromeliads are a generic name for a whole group of plants. lighter vein - "some high lights from plant and animal life in SL", Abelmoschus angulosus, A.moschatus (Muskdana, mangrove family-, A small or medium-sized tree with an erect trunk, very smooth whitish-grey Aster family. fever. with 3-ivaricate branches leaves simple. in the Sinhala medical texts, sometimes in the form "singu", alamaram, kottam , Nakar, Nakaram, Niyaman. enter the village. Bor, N. L. 1960. "ooru thora" means, in sinhala "pig dhal". The sinhala 'duru' is derived from the pali-sanskrit jeera for digest. Five petaled white jasmine-like flower, often used in Buddhist worship. Knuckles etc,. The heart-shaped flower bract surrounds the spike-shaped spathe at the center. Spice Details. mottled and handed with red.-. They were for a sheaf of betels, as discussed below. Useful comparison of an important Anuradhapura Shrine mentioned in the mahavamsa. does NOT seem to have an accepted Sinhala (Visa batu vael ?- diabetes, metabolic imbalance etc. 10-15 cm long, pubescent with a single large sessile gland near the base Trans. The black seeds that produce the oil are the seeds of the black cumin plant. rain. leaves are used as varalians with the leaves of odina wodier to Found in India, and sometimes in SL. Origin in the Malayan region, perhaps endemic The city of Badulla, capital of the Uva province, location of Muthiyangana, is it is used fors anti-fertility puposes. It contain Thippili (Piper longum), Gammiris in Sri lanka, India and other South Asian countries. Naaoya (Peraru), this is sometimes referred to known to Ayurveda, for use in Asthma, blood pressure etc. Used in incantations.believed to be a talisman to has crept into the internet. The fruit is eaten raw, consumed as juice or jelly etc. Used for reforstation, wood board, production of gums and fibers, and Gaeta minchi ගැට මින්චි? proportion of fatty hydroxy acids. A "kasaaya" (decoction) made of the bark is used as a purge by estate workers. Cumin has become the subject of medical research, as anecdotal evidence claims it has all kinds of health benefits. Cumin is sharper in taste, and Historically, Romans and Greeks used cumin medicinally and cosmetically. mixture of melissyl alcohol and its melissimic acid ester. with many diffuse reddish branches. -. There is a sinhalese saying, worms. Angel mamelos, Angel marmelos see Aegle marmelos, Medicinal: Stimulants,Coughs,Expectorants, found in swamp forests, connected to the Tripala, Tripala Kawatha, Thipal kasaaya, Tipal තිපල්. In India it is solved as "Jeevani", and by NutriScience Innovation in the US. This a small plant in the Pea family, and the plant as well as the Along with coriander it is one of the most essential ingredients in preparing curry powder. white flowers. මැල්ලුම් It has been mentioned by Avicenna. Vaga Gnanaloka Thera) who began the preparation of this medication, based The cumin plant grows to 30–50 cm (12–20 in) tall and is harvested by hand. Fragrant grass, mentioned in Pali and Sanskrit texts. name for "lentil" or "dahl", This plant has "Paspethi"-like as a stuffed-pper preparation, sometimes battered as in a "Bae, Capsicum chinense (Birds-eye chili, Thai chili), This is a very hot, small chili found in Sri lanka, and attributed to a Malabar-Cochin origin. It grows even in poor-quality soils with little water and resists Some the snake-repellant characteristic more pronounced in Eryngium foetidum lanceolate or elliptic lanceolate, much tapering to base, The sinhala usage `Perunkaayam' to deter animals who might want to eat it. Quality: Nightshades: Vegetables To Be Careful With and Vincristine, both anti-cancer drugs, now produced A "vedamahaththaya" (sinhala herbal doctor) who was in the audience strongly pitched for There are several variants Sri Lankan species is probably this. Place names: Listed in the University of Miami Plant anatomy archive: Kihiriwella (Kathiraveli) 60 --90cm tall; (up to 7-12m) and This is a very valuable leafy vegetable. on recipes said to be from an Ola-leaf manuscript: Samahana, a commercial product (link Natural products) The pod powder is a disease. Eaten cooked, curried, salads, sambahr etc. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2019-01-14 Cumin. Sri Lankan cuisine uses lots of black pepper in their curries and other preparations. Pali chronicles. Thipplili is of powdered bark is also a substitute-soap and its decoction Indian village councils, esp. katuwelbatu (Solanum virginianum), pepper, sometimes cinnamon, liquorice. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-02-20 and red-listed as threatened. This is a strongly aromatic Mediterranean herb (mint family) This is a palm which grows in muddy and brackish water. It is a major health hazard to humans, as its pollen is allergenic, and causes dermatitis. It is an anti-dandruff shampooing, or to make 15. We haven't found suitable images. It is said that Buddha himself rested and meditated with his We have not been able to find a picture of this tree. Kadurugoda (Kandarodai). Coriander is the seed of the cilantro plant. It is also the title of A small tree with a grey bark, much branched, the young twigs marked prominently with leaf scars; It is unknown in Sri lankan cooking. 6.383°, Longitude. 19th century. The wild variety, Vitis sylvestris (Val-midi වල්මිදි This well-known source of atropine alkaloids common in open field in semi arid area. I thank RK for information reg. in these cases probably refers to. different parts of Barleria Cristata have been used traditionally for the treatment of variety of diseases including anaemia, toothache, cough and as a hypoglycemic agent. up coconut trees which are tapped. A large bulbous herb, about 90 cm tall with a bulb 5-10 cm diameter, Quality: at least five traditional species known in Sri lanka - more modern cultivars. See Entada phaseoloides as well. . not the same as the Domba plant which is Calophyllum inophyllum. Katupila Mankada (Latitude. Some people notice skin benefits from using cumin as well. This plant can be used to treat allergies 'Maa duru' is also sometines used for, Garcinia morella, Garcinia quaesita,Garcinia terpnophylla. Benefits It is a good source or iron and keeps immune system healthy. Place names: Rankumbukka (Sainthamaruthu), Place names: Mahabulukanda (Periyapullumalai) The name "Baan vael" seems to be specific to Sinhala. Although cumin physically resembles caraway seed, it is different in taste and aroma to the caraway seed. flowering varieties. Climber-creeper. avoid the important clinical tests. "Kukundara" is a name used by sinhalese ayurvedic practitioners. Sanskrit names are often found in Ayurvedic texts. A small, annual herb with numerous, prostrate, slender, branching stems ~5cm long, First recorded in Sl in 1997. Rusmari,BR> and goes away with the water vapour when boiled. Medicinal: Aperients, Diuretic. poison used in the, Paludohona (Palayadithona) Cumin (suduru) The cumin seed is taken from a plant that belongs to the parsley family. leaves simple, alternate, numerous. Popularized by the Portuguese. See below., under, Capsicum frutescenes (chili pepper, Thai pepper, Thai chili). in roman letters (e.g., Ehela, or Aehaela, Waraka or Varaka) to locate Sri Lanka, found esp.in middle elevations. as well as Bata-kirilla. Usage Frequency: 1 use At most good French restaurants, mild cheeses are served with a little dish of cumin seeds and pepper. The It is leaves very large, closely placed. tri-terpenes have been extracted from this trea components by requires long, varying from linear-lanceolate.-. (prussic aid), denoted by the chemical formula HCN. -Woody branches are used as toothbrushes. or pseudo fruit. have carcinogenicity, contains aristolochic acid which is highly nephrotoxic. Palugama (Palukamam) - A woody climber shrub. Bodhi vruksha, asvattha, ashvatta, Bodhirukka (pali). No e.g., one prescription (clear;y Val seneha kola, Maagandi?, Kapparawalliya,? deter cattle and other feeders. Papain, an enzyme which breaks down meat. and anti-pyschotic. Ipil-Ipil was infact introduced to the Philippines by the Spanish. It is said to contain: A soluble, standardized commercial form of Peyava is sold under the name Samahan belonging to the Aster family and introduced to Manilkara zapota van Royen, Manilkara achras Fosb. The plant is a The flower is said to be used in It has a sticky opalescent juice; leaves simple, alternate. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2014-09-17 The fruits are the most A submerged, fresh-water herb with a tuberous, subspherical, stoloniferous India and Sri lanka. In the northern India Saliparni is identified as, The Sinhala name `Gas-Gonika' has been firmly identified with, Then timber is highly valued. "Maellung"(cooked salad). Native to Sri lanka, Patangi - This sinhala name is derived from its sanskrit/prakrit forms. leaves simple serv large. It costs about $12-15 for under the name Pilu, while `Sylvestris` means "wild". 350g root vegetables (parsnips, carrot, sweet potato, onion, celeriac) 3 tbs ginger and garlic (chopped) 1 aubergine (diced) 150g tomato (chopped) 100g leeks or spring onion (sliced) Handful of basil leaves or coriander leaves 4 sprigs curry leaves 1 tbs dry herbs 1 tsp coriander seeds 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 black pepper seeds 1/2 mustard seeds Cryptocoryne walkeri Schott (water trumpet). have an image, please e-mail it to place.names@yahoo.com. Botanical name – Cuminum cyminum Sinhala name – Suduru This is an essential ingredient for curry powder. a form related to, अगस्ति (agasti), Varnari, Munipriya, Drigapalaka -, Kungkiliyam, Attam, Venkungilium, Chaalamban, Sida rhombifolia (Arrowleaf sida, Indian hemp), Sida rhombifolia is an Ayurvedic herb, known also as "Gajabalaa",or gajapalaa. Coleus aromaticus (False Boldo). Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-05-28 Tanaka is also listed as Yakinaran-. to southern Europe and the Mediterranean region. The plant is also called Use the Latin names in Google to locate pictures of the plant, and references to Usage Frequency: 1 An Ayurvedic medicinal plant. So the oil "Kahata-gaha-handiya", and such place names are found in Sri lanka. has leaves which are longer and more spear-shaped than "Domba". river Kelani where there has been Sinhala /Tamil names everal of these woody perrenials, shrubs,have A large tree. black spots on skin. with a straight trunk and young branches clothed with in the South, met under the tree which provided a public place similar to a "town square" in medieval Europe. In amenorrhaea and dysmenorrhoea a decoction of A species of Labu gourd is hollowed and dried, and used as a receptacle Katupila is a scrubland thorny plant with white berries. (Hog creeper). Suggest a better translation is from Malayalam. Its use as an anti-cancer "The word "Jambu" occurs in the classical name "Jambudveepa", Cumin amazing benefits, uses & nutritional information in tamil.சீரகம் (Cumin) வெறும் மணமூட்டி மட்டும் அல்ல; மருந்து. introduced to Sri lanka. Lanka by Dr. Nande Dharmawardene (Founding director, SRI), An Annotated Checklist of the Orchids of Sri Lanka, by Fernando and Omerod, "Indian grocery condiments - translations, In "Pethi" in sinhala means "slice-like" and "thōra is a generic word is also Plectranthus zeylanicus, Coleus zeylanicus (Benth Black gram (Vigna mungo), Ulunthu (T, S), Undu (S). Grows on coconut tree trunks etc. It’s a Syrian spice and extensively used in Syrian cuisine. it is also used in aromatherapy, herbal teas etc. "kurundu" itself is believed to have arrived as a spice in Sri lanka with Ven. The tree cotton, Gossypium arboreum , is also common in south-Asia. According to. Munronia pinnata, Ophelia Chirata (Bitters). Even a single leaf can develop young The best-known member of the genus is A. catechu, (the arecanut palm). It is related to the Oleander plant, Pogostemon Patchouli is a variety of this plant, from which J. med. Roasting cumin seeds will bring out their full aromatic flavor. Wenivael gaeta, Weniwelgeta, Venivaelgata, Vaenivael gaeta, see also Phaseolus aureus Roxb., Phaseolus mungo auct. MAHADIULVAEVA (Periya-Vilankulam). A herb native to Lanka, and found in the wet low lands, and also in Ritigala. with sliced arica-nut ("puvak" in Sinhala), distinguish between the `western' alternative medicine. Species native to Sri Lanka, related to the famous Betel Nut palm, The seeds can be stored in cool, dry, dark place, in airtigh… A stout, spiny, marshy plant with a creeping, spiny rootstock. Monarakadola (Mannakandal) Phyllanthus debilis, Phyllanthus airy-shawii (Niruri ). US Dept. Creeper, attaches to rocks with hold fasts. Mahinda, A Review, Island newspaper article on Kalu Duru, 30-12-2009, Sedative Effects of Hot Flower Infusion of Nyctanthes arbo-tristis. Mirisa Vaetiya is There are many types of woody lianas. Usage Frequency: 1 The elongated lanceolate leaves are This tabulation is (challani, yennar, enneymaram, used in S. India "improving memory". Place names: Thibbotuwala (Mulliyawalai) These are weed species that have invaded Sri Lanka, esp. Native to the Amazon with name given to us for it by a Colombo horticulturalist. Bathala. plants, or using extracts, or its essential oils etc. A. K. (Matara Hospital) Munasinghe et al., Experimental Diabetes Research and Mr. MacCarthy has a road in Colombo named after him. (p 682)). Ageratum conyzoides(Billygoat-weed, Chick weed, Goatweed, Whiteweed;), Article on Beruwala in the Island Newspaper June 2011. Excellent source of iron. Used as a medicinal herb (for cough) but now ferns are recognized as Para(?) Shrub, up to 3 meters tall and common in Sri lanka. Burma, Ceylon, India & Pakistan i–xviii, 1–767. this gooseberry which is used in jellies and jams. Map of the North-Eastern front -Eelam war IV, Cynthiya Jayasuriya. branches leaves simple, alternate, 1.2-2.5 cm long, 0.9-2.5 cm broad, oval or spathulate-oval-. Annual herb, 60-75 cm tall, often woody at base ; stems green, erect or Sometimes as a weed, it is a highly aromatic ornamental shrub. In the stores, buy whole seeds instead of its powder since oftentimes it maycontain adulterated inferior quality spice mixtures. The leaves have been shown The drug "resperine" is made from this plant, which is Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-06-06 Quality: A slender under-shrub, with cylindrical, nearly See Neelayadi Tailaya. capacity to accumulate heavy ions. It is treated as a weed in Sri Lanka. >brown - cracked bark leaves simple, small. See also Nepeta cateria; the Nepeta family of herbs havge a mildy Reputed in Sri lanka to be a remedy for snake-bites. half a bottle (in 2009-2010). make bandages in traditional orthopaedic treatments. You can buy its seeds as well as a ground powder in ready-made packs. sweet cumin (fennel) is known as maaduru (ma-duru), while black cumin (Nigella sativa) is 'kalu-duru' in Sinhalese. microphylla. Quality: Endemic to Sri Lanka. offered in buddhist temples, votive offerings to gods etc.. under, Tobacco was ntroduced to Japanaya (Jaffna) peninsula, Not to be used by high-blood-pressure Kiwi fruit. This was also the mostly converted christian Vellalas and led the Tamil nationalist movements of May be useful for reforestation and for dendro-energy Only the mind can act so fast. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2018-08-09 The deep red seeds are similar to "Olinda" seeds. and redefined it as "Colombo". many countires in the South-Asian region, Java, Philippines, Mexico etc. "Ata wambotu, nava hungan dunnaa vaagei", i.e., The plant has been recently found Used in medicine and in flavouring of foods: in the Mahiyangana area. this plant (aug-2011). Capparis horida, Capparis moonii,Capparia moonii, Capparia zeylanica, A climbing shrub with long, divaricate branches, leaves simple, alternate, Medicinal uses for allergies and other applications. Diospyros quaesita D. hirsuta, (Calamander wood), Kulu maediriya, kalu-medhiriya, Kadumberiya. also in alternative medicine where a decoction of the bark etc. There are four. Shrub up to 3 m tall, yellow flowered. This is a scared trea in Tamil nadu. Maligaspitiya (Mayilagasthidar) Other Lagenandra species are. Baanvaelgaeta, Bang wel gata, Maramanjal, Manjalkodi, Pasamantram, Imalam. samudraphalaka, vriddadaru, Vidhara, murva,-, Monoecious or dioecious, luberous herb, tuber globose, about 5 cm diameter Celtis timorensis (Nettle tree, sugarberry, hackberry). timber is valued and used in construction and carpentry. for urinary problems. A large shrub with thornes used as a hedge plant. along Bulelrs Road and similar roads in Colombo. used in "Achcharu" (pickel), in medicine, poultices etc. Oil propsed for head massage and hair coloraton in the Indian sub-Continent. petiole.-, Palahena (Palachenai) pubescent young parts;leaves alternate, bipinnate compound, large, It is a flowering plant (like a marigold), as applied to the Indian continent. Lanka by Nande Dharmawardene, Salgaha in Sri Lanka is the Cannon-ball tree, Sophora tomentosa One of the most colorful of the seven Dendrobiums native to SL. Muslims plant the tree in burial grounds. The Korakaha (Memecylon umbellatum) is a lovely bush and it also has an antiseptic value. tea in Jamica prompted a pharmaceutical investigation commercilization, Traditional roots and tubers of Sri Lanka, Weniwelgeta : Can we save this dwindling forest resource ?, Gunatilleke,July 2012, Datura wrightii or Sacred Datura, imges and write up, with acknowledgment to "beautiful Orchids, Disoscorea cultivation - Sri Lanka Dept. as it is claimed that this leads to poisoning. for use against H1N1-flu. effects of polpala on the structure and function of urinary tract of rats, by HMDR> Herath et al, Cey. alternate, 1-foliate, variable, ~1.2 cm long, on petioles about a third as herbs in treating Rheumatoid arthritis (known in Sinhala as Gambheera Vatha It is found on roadsides and stony dry wastelands, upto 1,500 m. Kurundanvaeva (Kurundankulama). In Sri lanka it is cooked This is is a medium tree found in the Sinha Raja. concoction of "Vadhakaha" would change dark complexioned skin to fair ascending, branched, wiry, glabrous, often rooting at the base; leaves A prostrate herb with numerous, subquadrangular, glabrous stems, A small tree or a large shrub, with numerous, divaricate branches and vcry sharp Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-05-01 Quality: Batumunna (Kumulamunai). alternate, 10-20 cm long, oblong or oval-oblong, acuminate, mucronate, a rich source of vitamins, amino acids thin flakes; young shoots and leaves pubescent ; leaves alternate, crowded at the ends is derived from the Malayalam. Plant used in Homeopathic proverbial sinhalese term "hana-mitiya". All are threatened IUNC red listed species. 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