Ventaikkay: 1 definition
Ventaikkay 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)
Ventaikkay in India is the name of a plant defined with Hibiscus esculentus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Hibiscus longifolius Willd. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Ueber einige künstliche Geschlechter aus der Malvenfamilie (1787)
· Species Plantarum, ed. 4 (1800)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1983)
· Flora Indica (1832)
· Hortus Bengalensis, or ‘a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta’ (1814)
· Flora de Veracruz (1992)
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