Scientific Name: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Kannada Name : DasavaLa
Malayalam Name : Chemparati
Tamil Name :cembarutti
Hindi Name: Gudhal, Gurhal or Japa
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis is a bushy, evergreen shrub or small tree growing 2.5–5 m (8–16 ft) tall and 1.5–3 m (5–10 ft) wide, with glossy leaves and solitary, brilliant red flowers in summer and autumn. The 5-petaled flowers are 10 cm (4 in) in diameter, with prominent orange-tipped red anthers
Medicinal Uses :
Gudhal(Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Extarct) nourishes the brain cells properly; it also calms down the restless mind.
Gudhal(Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) is also good for heart; it nourishes the cardiac muscles and helps in proper circulation of blood to all body parts.
Serving to prevent pregnancy..
Diuretic: Promoting excretion of urine/agent that increases the amount of urine excreted.
Depurative: Purifying agent.
Emmenagogue: Stimulates or increases menstrual flow.
Hypotensive: Lowers blood pressure