In India, Centella asiatica is known as "Mandukaparni" or "Jalbrhmi." In China it is known as "Goto Cola" and in the UK it is known as "Pennywort
The volunteers have been helping the Trust, the waterways and wellbeing charity, to remove Floating Pennywort
from the River Soar at Cossington and Loughborough.
Regular readers will know that I love nothing more than scrabbling around the undergrowth with a plastic bag: right now I'm obsessed with pennywort
, an abundant wild leaf that has everything going for it, being both attractive and flavoursome.
Natural products like Novuhair provides the needed nutrition for the hair and scalp because of its natural ingredients such as ginger, ginseng, pennywort
, shikakai, safflower, and the natural essences of rosemary, peppermint, lavender, and lemongrass.
Brush or bulrushes, with a mat of pennywort
or hyacinths on top is an ideal spot for a postspawn giant.
Gotu kola sambal Favoured by Ayurvedic doctors, this condiment is made from the Asiatic pennywort
, a medicinal herb whose leaves are considered helpful in treating depression, improving blood circulation and protecting the heart.
Aquatic plants: Pennywort
and water fern are problematic, Hodgson says.
For instance, the Mediheal Tea Tree Care Solution Essential Mask contains centella asiatica, or Indian pennywort
, an antiaging and healing ingredient.
AQUATIC PLANTS Pennywort
and water fern are problematic, he says.
"Gotu kola is a beautiful herb similar to pennywort
. Highly nutritious and delicious, it is hard to find a substitute, but I use a mix of parsley and mint which is just as good."
Downy safflower Aerial parts Cassia alata Ringworm bush Leaves Celastrus gemmatus Loes Chinese bittersweet Leaves Centella asiatica Asiatic pennywort
Leaves Clerodendrum philipinum Chinese glory bower Roots Conyza filaginoides Laennecia filaginoides Aerial parts Corchorus olitorius L.
lutea Small Grass-tree Apiaceae Centella cordifolia Centella Platysace heterophylla Heathy Platysace Xanthosia dissecta Cut-leaf Xanthosia Xanthosia tridentata Hill Xanthosia Apocynaceae Parsonsia brownii Twining Silkpod Araliaceae * Hedera helix English Ivy Hydrocotyle callicarpa Small Pennywort
Hydrocotyle foveolata Yellow Pennywort
Hydrocotyle hirta Hairy Pennywort
Polyscias sambucifolius subsp.