Yellow Barleria is a wild growing perennial,rather prostrate but sturdy.The leaves are alternate,rectangular,lanceolate,serrate and dark green in colour.The flowers are yellow and they occur singly in the axils of the leaves.The calyx is green and the plant grows well in tropical regions.

 

 

 

  • For heart troubles and pulmonary diseases.
  • Toothaches.
  • Recommended for fevers,abdominal pain,rheumatism,constipation,indigestion,bronchitis and asthma.
  • Ulcers,boils,cuts and swellings and any virus diseases that causes inflammation of the skin.
  • For insect bites including bee and wasp stings.
  • The infusion of the leaves is used for heart troubles and pulmonary problems.
  • The decoction of the root is used in gargles for toothache.
  • Taken as tea,it is good for fever,abdominal pain,rheumatism,constipation,indigestion,bronchitis and asthma.
  • Decoction of the bark is recommended for fever and abnormal stoppage of the menses.
  • Externally used,the poultice of the whole plant can be applied topically on ulcers,boils,swellings,cuts,abdominal complaints and any inflammatory virus disease of the skin.
  • The crushed root mixed with ginger relieves toothache.
  • The flowers can be applied over insect bites,including bee and wasp stings.