Herbs of Assam

There are numerous species of herb spreading in the area of Assam. Some of herbs are edible and many of them have medicinal values. Assamese people have been using the herbal medicine for long time. Images and other information about the herbs are given here. Herb is a seed bearing annual, biennial, or perennial plant that does not have a woody stem and dies down at the end of a growing season.

Diplazium Esculentum vegetable fern

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