Botanical Name : CYPERUS ROTUNDUS
Family Name : CYPERACEAE
Common Name : NUTGRASS, COCO GRASS
Part Used: Rhizomes
Habitat: Weed found all over India
Uses : The decoction of the roots and tubers are excellent antidote to all poisons. A paste of the fresh tubers applied to the breasts acts as an effective galactagogue. The root is often used for developing high memory. This herb also harmonizes the liver, spleen, and pancreas.
The grass is alteractive, anthelmintic, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac and astringent.