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Farsetia hamiltonii Royle

Farsetia hamiltonii Royle.

Family Cruciferae; Brassicaceae.


Habitat Mediterranean region, eastwards to India and southwards to tropical Africa.

Folk Farid-booti (Punjab). Action Antirheumatic.

Farsetia species contain a volatile oil which gave glucosinolates. Allylglucosinolate is the major constituent.


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