English Plantain

English Plantains

Narrow Leaved Plantain

Narrow-Leaved Plantain

Narrow-Leaved Plantains

Plantago arenaria

Plantago indica

Plantago lanceolata

Plantago ovata

Plantago psyllium


Plantain, English

Plantain, Narrow-Leaved


Plantains, English

Plantains, Narrow-Leaved

A plant genus of the family Plantaginaceae. The small plants usually have a dense tuft of basal leaves and long, leafless stalks bearing a terminal spike of small flowers. The seeds, known as PSYLLIUM, swell in water and are used as laxatives. The leaves have been used medicinally.

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