Sugar-leaf plant

Scientific Name : Stevia rebaudiana
Family : Compositae (Asteraceae)
Common Name : Sugar-leaf plant

Description:
A small shrub of which leaves are very sweet. Some believe that the diabetic persons can use them as a sweetener in food instead of sugar. However it is not yet asserted by any research.

Propagation : Stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial

 

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