Patalgarudi, Vasanvel

Patalgarudi, Vasanvel

Scientific Name : Cocculus hirsutus Family : Menispermaceae Common Name : Patalgarudi, Vasanvel Description: An uncultivated climber supposed to have medicinal uses. The leaf size & shape differs quite a bit. Leaves are slightly hairy. Native to India. Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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Seedless neerpahanas

Seedless neerpahanas

Scientific Name : Artocarpus altilis Family : Moraceae Common Name : Seedless Breadfruit, Seedless neerpahanas Description: A beautiful, medium size tree with seedless fruit, which when matured but not ripe are used as a vegetable. Propagation : Root cuttings Longevity...

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Small bitter gourd, Kantoli, Kartoli

Small bitter gourd, Kantoli, Kartoli

Scientific Name : Momordica dioica Family : Cucurbitaceae Common Name : Small bitter gourd, Kantoli, Kartoli Description: A climber which is found growing naturally in jungles. The fruit are delicacy & highly priced. The climber remains dormant in winter. It has a root tuber. In Bengal a large fruit variety is under cultivation. But the wild variety is far superior to them in taste. After monsoon plant remains dormant till...

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