Comments / notes : It contains, among other essential oils, artemisinin. It is well known in Traditional Chinese Medicine for its anti-inflammatory, antifebrile, and hemostatic properties, and artemisinin has become widely valued as an effective treatment for strains of Plasmodium resistant to other anti-malarial drugs.
Flower, Fruit : June-September
Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
Native : Turkey, South Russia, Palestine, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India and central Asia
Exotic/Native : Native
World Distribution : North Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America
Literature : Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 149