Desmodium gangeticium - (L.) DC.

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LEGUMINOSAE SUBFAMILY; FABOIDEAE

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Divider New 2

Flowering time; Herbaceous annual

Distribution; GC

Habitat; Open wasteland and disturbed areas.

Status; Native to old world Tropics but naturalised in Jamaica and elsewhere. First found on Grand Cayman at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park.

Notes; Crude extract of Desmodium gangeticium has been found to have antimicrobial activity in this Phytochemical evaluation.

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