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CHITRAL HORTICULTURE SOCIETY

Local Practice: 

The seeds, leaves and flowers are collected and ground up, sometimes with the seeds and leaves of shorum, in to a powder. This is mixed with cream and ghee and massaged into women’s backs in the month after delivery to help Meh Chomique (back ache).

Local Name Siu
Botanical Name Thymus serphyllum
Part used Leaves, seeds and flowers
Locally used for Meh Chomique (back ache)