Botanical Name -

Syzygium aromaticum (L.) MERRILL & PERRY
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Full Botanical citation -

Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr. & Perry in Mem Amer. Acad. Arts. 18: 196. 1939; N.P.Singh & al., Fl. Maharashtra State Dicotyledones, 2: Fl. India Ser 2: 21. 2001.

Family -

MYRTACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Folk, Sowa-Rigpa

Botanical Synonyms (2) -

  • Caryophyllus aromaticus L.
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    Full Botanical citation -

    Caryophyllus aromaticus L. Sp. Pl. 515. 1753; N.P.Singh & al., Fl. Maharashtra State Dicotyledones, 2: Fl. India Ser 2: 21. 2001.
  • Eugenia aromatica KUNTZE

Vernacular names -

Total 41 Vernacular names found in 10 languages.

English (2) - cloves, zanziber redheads
Hindi (4) - laumg, laung, lavamg, long
Kannada (3) - daevakusuma, lavang, lavanga
Malayalam (5) - airi, grampu, karampu, karayampu, naga
Marathi (2) - kala phur, lavang
Sanskrit (10) -
Sanskrit Comments
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bhadrasriya, devakusuma, devapuspa, gorochana, haricandana, karampu, lavanga, lavangaka, lavangam, varala
Tamil (6) - ilavankam, kiraambu, kirambu, kirampu, kiranbu, lavangam
Telugu (5) - devakusumamu, kaaravallu, karavappu, lavangalu, lavangamu
Tibetan (1) - li si
Urdu (3) - laung, lavang, qaranful (laung)