Justicia adhatoda
  • Description
    Shrub; decidious; smooth stem; thornless.
  • Habit
    Enjoys the full sun, component of deciduous forest type, rarely found in mature evergreen stands.
  • Landscape Information
    Fast growing, good for creating early canopy, nice flowers.
  • Uses
    Leaves used as medicine for cough and asthma and for female infertility. Smoke from the leaves are insecticidal