• Scientific name: Eclipta prostrata
  • Place of origin: India.
  • Description: Invasive weed grows in moist areas with cylindrical and gray roots, dark green leaves and sunflower-like white flower heads.
  • Grow best: Easily in moist areas in well-draining soil, in bright sunlight.
  • Use: In Ayurveda for various hair growth issues, premature graying of hair and various health ailments especially of the liver.