Jungli Suran

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Jungli Suran
Scientific Name : Amorphophallus commutatus
Family : Araceae
Common Name : Jungli Suran
A perennial herb which remains dormant after monsoon. It has medicinal properties. Inflorescence of this plant is used as vegetable. However, it has property to irritate throat immensely. So while cooking them, fruits of Garuga pinnata are added to remove the irritation causing chemicals. Native to India. The plant has stem tuber.
Propagation : Division, seeds
Longevity : Perennial