Large Caltrops is a shrubby, stiff-stemmed herb, native to India, grown for reputed medicinal and other uses. It is diffuse annual, much-branched, spreading, succulent, glandular, up to 60 cm tall. Roots similar to turmeric in color. Leaves simple, opposite, ovate or oblong-obovate, 1-4.5 cm long, irregularly and coarsely crenate-serrate. Yellow flowers 1.5-2 cm across, stalk 1-2 mm long, increasing up to 4 mm in fruit. Sepals 2 mm long; teeth linear, scaly outside, persistent. Petals fused into a broad tube, 1-3 cm long. The four angled seed is with 5 extremely sharp spines. It is an important famine food – leaves eaten as a vegetable.
Internal Benefits of Yanai Nerunjil ( Large Caltrops ):-
Large Caltrops are used for curing incontinence, impotency, burning during urination, arthritis, gonorrhea, dysuria, leucoderma, piles & spleen enlargement.
It is extremely beneficial in nervine weakness, inflammation, constipation, body pains, muscular strength and respiratory problems.
Procurement & Agriculture Method:
90% of Our Herbs are Wild crops and 100% organic by nature, the remaining 10% are organically grown, dried, and pulverized with no chemical or preservatives.
The Consumption details and benefits listed out on our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as it’s been further fine-tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Anyhow you are requested to consult your doctor before use.