Nardostachys grandiflora (Spikenard)


An erect herb with thick rhizomes covered with a bundle of fine, reddish brown fibres, fragrant; Flowers pinkish white. Distributed throughout Nepal at  3200-5000 on the rocky places at hill sides. Good for all skin and hair types; normalizes Oily skin and also useful to detoxify and clear acne, congested, pimpled, dull, dry and mature skin; help to eliminate blackheads; its rich antioxidants help in anti-aging. Good forv greying and falling hair.


1. Dried leaves and rhizomes are used in inscence. 2. Rhizomes are used in wounds, cough, cold, chronic fever, fever and skin diseases.
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