OTHER NAME : Ispaghula / Isabgol/ / سيلليو / بِزْرُ القَطُّونا
BOTANICAL NAME : Plantago Ovata
SYNONYMS : Plantago indica L., Plantago afra L., Plantago asiatica
PLANT FAMILY : Plantaginaceae
Psyllium is a low herbaceous annual plant native to Iran and India, extensively cultivated there and in other countries, including Pakistan. This plant grows most predominantly in India as it is native to Asia, but it can be found worldwide, including growing wildly in the southwest U.S. Psyllium.