Kanchora: 1 definition
Kanchora means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)
Kanchora in India is the name of a plant defined with Vetiveria zizanioides in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Andropogon festucoides J. Presl (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Grasses of Ceylon (1956)
· Bulletin du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle (1919)
· Petite Flore de l’Ouest-Africain (1954)
· Contributions from the United States National Herbarium (1925)
· Anales del Museo Nacional de Buenos Aires (1904)
· Nouveau Bulletin des Sciences, Publie par la Société Philomatique de Paris (1822)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Kanchora, for example extract dosage, health benefits, pregnancy safety, side effects, chemical composition, diet and recipes, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
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