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damanaka in Ayurveda - Artemisia sieversiana Willd.

damanaka :

Flowering stems (green/yellow flowers) Photograph by: Mountain Partnership at FAO

Taxonomical Classification

Kingdom: Plantae - Plants
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta - Vascular plants
Superdivision: Spermatophyta - Seed plants
Division: Magnoliophyta - Flowering plants
Class: Magnoliopsida - Dicotyledons
Order: Asteraless
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Artemisia
Species: Artemisia sieversiana


Allied species:

Absinthium sieversianum (Ehrh. ex Willd.) Besser

Artemisia chrysolepis Kitag.

Artemisia koreana Nakai

Artemisia moxa DC.



VERNACULAR NAMES

Sanskrit: Dauna, Agnidamanaka
English: sieversian wormwood
Chinese: 大籽蒿 da zi hao.

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