Five leaved blackjack, Chirchita

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Five leaved blackjack, Chirchita
Scientific Name : Bidens biternata
Family : Compositae (Asteraceae)
Common Name : Five leaved blackjack, Chirchita
Description:
A biennial or short lived perennial plant. It is an uncultivated plant. Supposed to have medicinal uses. The seeds have brabs with which they cling to animal skin; thus dispersing the seeds.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Biennial/short lived perennial

 

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