Gotu Kola

Centella asiatica green leaf herbal plant natural background pattern flat lay.

Centella asiatica, Hydrocotyle asiatica

The herb of longevity

Synonyms:
Pennywort
Centella_asiatica (Wikipedia)

Centella asiatica
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Asterids
Order:Apiales
Family:Apiaceae
Genus:Centella
Species:
C. asiatica
Binomial name
Centella asiatica
Synonyms

Hydrocotyle asiatica L.
Trisanthus cochinchinensis Lour.

Centella asiatica, commonly known as Gotu Kola, kodavan, Indian pennywort and Asiatic pennywort, is a herbaceous, perennial plant in the flowering plant family Apiaceae. It is native to the wetlands in Asia. It is used as a culinary vegetable and as a medicinal herb.

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