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Centella asiatica
Synonyms: Hydrocytle asiatica

Common Name(s): Asiatic pennywort; gotu kola
Family: Apiaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 120 to 270 (days)
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Source of asiaticoside. Cerebral stimulant.
No diseases found for the ten pathogens searched.
Food - vegetable, Medicinal -


Geographical Origin:
Wide spread in subtropics, Wide spread in warm temperate regions, Wide spread in tropics
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