Pev, Penva

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Pev, Penva
Scientific Name : Costus speciosus
Family : Costaceae
Common Name : Pev, Penva
A medium size herb-like, soft stem plant with glossy leaves. It grows in rainy season only, after which it remains dormant till next monsoon. It has medicinal uses. Native to India.
Propagation : Division, seeds
Longevity : Perennial