Indian Spinach, Mayalu, Poyi

Posted by on July 3, 2013 in Creepers & Climbers, foliage season, full sun, water generously | Comments Off on Indian Spinach, Mayalu, Poyi

Indian Spinach, Mayalu, Poyi
Scientific Name : Basella alba
Family : Basellaceae
Common Name : Indian Spinach, Mayalu, Poyi
Description:
A climber with thick, juicy leaves which are used as green vegetable. There are two varieties: Green leaf & red stem variety.
Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial

 

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