English Name : Creat, King of bitters
Hindi Name : Kalmegh, mahatita
Family : Acanthaceae
Propagation : It can be propagated by seeds
Botanical name : Andrographis paniculata
Andrographis paniculata is an annual herbaceous plant in the family Acanthaceae, native to India and Sri Lanka.
It is widely cultivated in Southern and Southeastern Asia, where it has been traditionally used to treat infections and some diseases. Mostly the leaves and roots were used for medicinal purposes.