Niger seed, Khurasani, Karale, Kala til, Ramtil

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Niger seed,  Khurasani, Karale, Kala til, Ramtil
Scientific Name : Guizotia abyssinica
Family : Compositae (Asteracecae)
Common Name : Niger seed, Khurasani, Karale, Kala til, Ramtil
Description:
It is an erect, stout, branched annual herb, grown for its edible seeds and oil. Cultivated in Ethiopia; now also cultivated in India. In Maharashtra seeds are used to make dry Chatni.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Annual

 

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