Brahmi commonly known as Centella and Gotu kola is a small herb that has a significant role when it comes to Ayurveda. They are native to the swamps of Asia. Apart from Ayurveda, the herb has medicinal regard in countries like Africa and China as well. It has long-stalked, green, rounded apices which have smooth texture with palmately netted veins. The leaves are borne on pericardial petioles, around 2 cm. The rootstock consists of rhizomes, growing vertically down.
This herb has some anticancer properties as well. Apart from its medicinal properties, they have rich culinary significance. Moreover, it is full of powerful antioxidants and helps in relieving stress or anxiety. Brahmi is also known to improve your memory and boost your intellect. It most certainly releases a cooling sensation and is one of the best tonic herbs.
The flowers are white to pinkish or red in color, born in small bunches near the ground, looks alluring. They are a must-have herb. If you’d like to check out pots to pair this plant with from our collection, click here!