Vagheti, Vaghati, वाघाटी, वाघेटी

Vagheti, Vaghati, वाघाटी, वाघेटी

Scientific Name : Capparis divaricata Family : Capparidaceae (Capparaceae) Common Name : Vagheti, Vaghati, वाघाटी, वाघेटी Description: A deciduous sprawling shrub with armed branches. It is a drought resistant plant. Native to India. Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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Govind phal, वाघाटी, गोविंदी, गोविंदफळ

Govind phal, वाघाटी, गोविंदी, गोविंदफळ

Scientific Name : Capparis zeylanica Family : Capparidaceae (Capparaceae) Common Name : Govind phal, वाघाटी, गोविंदी, गोविंदफळ Description: A large climbing shrub with armed stems. Dark green leaves are glossy. Fruit is used as vegetable. It is a drought resistant plant. Native to India Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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Chasku, Chakshushya Chakhhu, Jasmeejaz. रान कुळीथ

Chasku, Chakshushya Chakhhu, Jasmeejaz. रान कुळीथ

Scientific Name : Cassia absus Family : Leguminosae (Fabaceae) Common Name : Chasku, Chakshushya Chakhhu, Jasmeejaz. रान कुळीथ Description: A seasonal shrub with pods having black seeds. Seeds are used in Ayurvedic and Unani medicines. It is native to India. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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Safflower, Kardai, Kardi, करडई, करडी

Safflower, Kardai, Kardi, करडई, करडी

Scientific Name : Carthamus tinctorius Family : Asteraceae Common Name : Safflower, Kardai, Kardi, करडई, करडी Description: An annual herb of which seeds are used for edible oil extraction. The apical leaves are more armed than the lower ones. It is a drought resistant plant. Petals of orange flower variety are often used to adulterate saffron. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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Flaxseed, Linseed, Alshi, Jawas. जवस, अळशी, अतसी

Flaxseed, Linseed, Alshi, Jawas. जवस, अळशी, अतसी

Scientific Name : Linum usitatissimum Family : Linaceae Common Name : Flaxseed, Linseed, Alshi, Jawas. जवस, अळशी, अतसी Description: An annual herb of which seeds are used as food and for extracting oil. Fibers from mature plants are used for making cloth. The seeds have medicinal uses also. Grown in cooler parts of India. Fruit is a capsule and matures by March. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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