Sesban, Agast, Agasti, Agati, Hadaga

Sesban, Agast, Agasti, Agati, Hadaga

Scientific Name : Sesbania grandiflora Family : Leguminosae Common Name : Sesban, Agast, Agasti, Agati, Hadaga, अगस्त, अगती, हादगा Description: Sub family: Fabaceae Sesbania grandiflora is small, fast growing and short-life tree. In India it is commonly known as Agast, Agasti, Agati, Hadaga. There is a red flowering variety also. Leaves, flowers and tender pods are used as vegetable. Roots of this...

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Burro’s tail

Burro’s tail

Scientific Name : Sedum morganianum Family : Crassulaceae Common Name : Burro’s tail Description: A very attractive succulent with silvery-green leaves which grow very densely on stems. Due to its trailing habit it is suitable for hanging baskets. Propagation : Stem cuttings, leaves, division Longevity...

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Straggler Daisy, Lawn flower

Straggler Daisy, Lawn flower

Scientific Name : Calyptocarpus vialis Family : Asteraceae Common Name : Straggler Daisy, Lawn flower Description: Syn: Synedrella vialis.        A ground clinging herb with dainty yellow flowers. It is considered as an invasive weed in lawns. However it is reported that this plant can be used as a good ground cover in sunny or shady places. Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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Fuzzy Fruited Rattlepod, Godhadi, गोधडी

Fuzzy Fruited Rattlepod, Godhadi, गोधडी

Scientific Name : Crotalaria hebecarpa Family : Leguminosae. Sub family: Fabaceae Common Name : Fuzzy Fruited Rattlepod, Godhadi, गोधडी Description: An uncultivated, ground clinging herb. stems and leaves are covered with soft hairy growth. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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