Botanical name: Leucas aspera Family: Lamiaceae (Mint family)
Common Leucas is an erect and diffusely branched annual herb. Leaves are linear or oblong, 2.5 to 7.5 cm long with blunt tips and scalloped margins. Whorls are large, terminal and axillary, about 2.5 cm in diameter and crowded with white bell shaped flowers. Calyx is variable, with an upper lip and short, triangular teeth.
Medicinal uses: A popular Pot Herb believed to help develop resistance to fight diseases.
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