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CHITRAL HORTICULTURE SOCIETY

The flowering tops and leaves are used against stomach as an anthelmintic and generally to relieve pain in stomach. It is given both in fresh and dried form by mixing with soup (Kali) as well as with other dishes.

Local Name Dron
Botanical Name Artemisia maritima
Part used Dried expanded flowerheads and leaves
Locally used for Stomach worms (Ishkamo gogh) and abdominal pain