Bring home this medicinal plants from Green Gini Collections.Giloy is scientifically known as Tinospora Cordifolia or Guduchi in Hindi. The stem of Giloy is considered highly effective because of its high nutritional content and the alkaloids found in it but the root and leaves also can be used.
According to a shloka of Charak Samhita, Giloy is one of the main herbs with a bitter taste. It is used in various disorders and also helps alleviate Vata and Kapha dosha.
Giloy also gets its name Heart-leaved moonseed by its heart-shaped leaves and its reddish fruit.
Water: Does best in dry conditions. After watering, allow to dry out to at least 5cm deep before watering again. Less water is required in winter.
Light:Direct sunlight for at least a few hours a day.