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Botanical Name        : Phyla Nodiflora
English Name            : Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle
Tamil Name               : பொடுதலை / Poduthalai
Hindi Name               : जालपा -पिली , भुईओकर और लुंड्रा 
Malayalam Name     : കാറ്റുട്ടിപ്പലി / Kattuttippali 
Telugu Name             :  బొకేనాకు / నేలగూరిది /


About Poduthalai (Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle):-

Frog Fruit is a flowering, broadleaf plant. It is growing in a ground cover or turf-like manner and is often present in yards. The inflorescence consists of a purple-colored center encircled by small white-to-pink flowers. The flower takes on a match-like look, which is why the plant is called match weed. The leaf arrangement is opposite. Each leaf has one to seven teeth on each edge starting at the widest point and continuing to the tip.

Internal Benefits of Poduthalai (Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle):-

  • Poduthalai in SiddhaToasted tender stalks and leaves, in infusion, used for children's indigestion.
  • Poduthalai in Pattivaithiyam: Juice of roots used for gastric problems.
  • Used for treatment of hookworms.
  • Used for women after childbirth.
  • Infusion is used in colds with fever; also as a diuretic and for lithiasis.
  • A poultice of a fresh plant is used to hasten the ripening of boils.
  • Used for liver disorders, dandruff control, and indigestion in children
  • Poduthalai in Nattumaruthuvam: Plant used for joint pains, constipation, ulcers, boils, swollen cervical glands, and gonorrhea.
  • Poduthalai in Siddha Maruthuvam: Used for asthma, bronchitis, diseases of the heart, blood, and eyes.
  • Plant vapors are inhaled to treat coughs and colds. Root juice is used for gastric problems.


External Benefits of Poduthalai (Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle):-

  • Paste or poultice of plant applied to swollen cervical glands, erysipelas, and to chronic indolent ulcers.
  • paste of leaves applied to swellings and wounds


How to Consume Poduthalai (Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle) Internally:-

Morning - Mix 5 gms of powder in 100 ml water, Boil the content for a few minutes. once the water gets warm, filter the content and drink it before food. Repeat the same for Evening Dosage after dinner.

How to Apply Poduthalai (Frog Fruit / Turkey Tangle) Externally:-

Apply the paste to the affected area


Procurement & Agriculture Method:

90% of Our Herbs are Wild crops and 100% organic by nature, the remaining 10% are organically grown, dried, and pulverized with no chemical or preservatives.



The Consumption details and benefits listed out on our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine-tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Anyhow you are requested to consult your doctor before use.

பொடுதலை  மருத்துவ பயன்கள்:

  • தலைப் பொடுகு நீங்கும்
  • உள் உறுப்புகளின் புண்களை ஆற்றும்
  • வீக்கத்தைக் கரைக்கும்
  • வெள்ளை படுதல் குணமாக்கும்.
  • சர்க்கரை அளவை கட்டுப்படுத்தும்