Kannada : Vishnu kanthi. Very common weed in wastelands,plenty
around my house.
On Sep 19, 8:46 pm, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com
> @Dr Phadke I liked the name in Marathi and so looked up a bit about this
> English Name - Slender Dwarf Morning-Glory.
> Sanskrit - harikranthijam, vishnudayitham, neelapushpi.
> hindi - vishnukrantha,shankapushpi
> Tamil - vishnukranthi
> Malayalam - vishnukranthi(വിഷ്ണുക്രാന്തി), krishnakranthi(കൃഷ്ണക്രാന്തി).
> Not that I understand Malyalam ha ha. I had heard about the name
> and yes it has medicinal properties
> *AYURVEDIC PROPERTIES
> Rasa : Katu, Tikta
> Guna : Rooksha, Teekshna
> Virya : Ushna
> MEDICINAL PROPERTIES
> The plant pacifies vitiated pitta, asthma, falling and graying of hair,
> general debility and memory loss.
> Parts used: whole plant*
> On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 6:41 PM, Satish Phadke <drsmpha...@gmail.com
> > Evolvulus alsinoides indeed.
> > Vishnukrant in Marathi.
> > Dr Phadke
> > On 9/19/11, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com
> > > wow I cannot stop admiring these beautiful flowers
> > > Regards
> > > Bhagyashri
> > > On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 2:15 PM, Giby Kuriakose
> > > <giby.kuriak...@gmail.com
> > >> *Evolvulus alsinoides* of Convolvulaceae family.
> > >> Regards,
> > >> Giby
> > >> On 19 September 2011 14:10, Rathinasabapathy Bhuvaragasamy <