Gokharu, Kate gokharu, Gokshur, Puncture plant.

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Gokharu, Kate gokharu, Gokshur, Puncture plant.
Scientific Name : Tribulus terrestris
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Common Name : Gokharu, Kate gokharu, Gokshur, Puncture plant.
Description:
It is a weed which spreads prostrate on ground. The fruit has stiff spines on all sides, hence called as ‘Puncture plant’ It is an invasive weed but has certain medicinal values. Native to India.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Annual

 

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