Rosemary's Details & Specifications

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Botanical Name :  Rosmarinus officinalis Linn.
Hindi Name :  Rusmari (View Name of this herb in more Languages)
English Name :  Rosemary
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Category

:  Carminative
 
 

Source

Root :  Dried
Stem :  Dried
N/A :  N/A
 
 

Family

:  Labiatae
 
 
Geographical Source
The plant is indigenous to India and is found in following countries :- Bhutan Britain Burma India Java Pakistan Sri Lanka
 
 

Identification

Organoleptic characteristics
Colour :  N/A
Seeds :  Rosemary
Taste :  N/A
Size :  N/A
Physical Standards
Total Ash :  N/A
Moisture :  Not more than 8.0 %
 
 

Chemical Constituents

Major
Major chemical constituents responsible for physicochemical and therapeutic action of the herb are :- Tannic acid Resin Volatile oil Borneol (In oil) Bornyl acetate (In oil) Esters (In oil)
 
Minor
The drug contains various minor chemical constituents however no specific contents have been identified yet.
 
 

Storage

To maintain physicochemical properties and medicinal values of the herb it is recommended to maintain following storage conditions :- Air tight containers Protection from light Protection from moisture