Paan-ova, Indian borage

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Paan-ova, Indian borage
Scientific Name : Coleus amboinicus
Family : Lamiaceae
Common Name : Paan-ova, Indian borage

Description:
Medium size herbaceous plant with fleshy, aromatic leaves. The plant has medicinal uses. It is also used for making Bhajia. There is a variegated leaf variety.

Propagation : Stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial

 

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