Ratanjot (Red) / Alkanet Root Powder – Onosma echioides


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Ratanjot (Red)  – Alkanet Root Powder –

Parts Used Alkanet Root

Latin name : Onosma echioides Linn.

Origin : Himalayan Region of Kashmir (India)

Widely used in an Indian Lamb Curry called “Rogan Josh”to colour the dish

Arabic Name : Shanjar, Khas al-himaar
Bengali Name : Ratanjot
English Name : Alkanet, Dyer’s Bugloss, Spanish Bugloss
French Name : Buglosse azurée
German Name : Natternkopf-Lotwurz
Hindi Name : Ratanjot, Laljari
Kashmiri Name : Yatilung, Yarilung
Persian Name : Shankaru
Punjabi Name : Laljari, Koame, Maharanga, Ratanjot
Sanskrit Name : Maharanga, Dhamani
Urdu Name : Ratanjot

Description: The root is considered to be anthelmintic, antipyretic, antiseptic and constipative and is usually used externally for colour and hair loss. Also useful as an application in wounds and bruises.


Contraindication: This herb has no known warnings or contraindications when used externally.

Weight 1 kg

25g sampler, 100 gms, 250 gms, 1 kg, 5 kg

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