Tuberose, Rajanigandha, रजनीगंधा, निशीगंध, गुलछडी

Tuberose, Rajanigandha, रजनीगंधा, निशीगंध, गुलछडी

Scientific Name : Polianthes tuberosa Family : Amaryllidaceae Common Name : Tuberose, Rajanigandha, रजनीगंधा, निशीगंध, गुलछडी Description: White flowers borne on tall stalk. Flowers highly scented. Scent is more pronounced at night. There is a multi-petal variety but has lesser fragrance than single row petal flowers. Propagation : Division Longevity...

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Bristly starbur, Goat’s head, Hispid starburr, Starbur.

Bristly starbur, Goat’s head, Hispid starburr, Starbur.

Scientific Name :  Acanthospermum hispidum Family :  Asteraceae Common Name : Bristly starbur, Goat’s head, Hispid starburr, Starbur. जंगली जीरा Description: An annual herb with hairy stems and leaves. Supposed to have medicinal uses. Normally it grows in monsoon. Native to Central and South America. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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Common Chickweed

Common Chickweed

Scientific Name : Stellaria media Family : Caryophyllaceae Common Name : Common Chickweed Description: A short lived perennial which is used as a leafy vegetable and for feeding poultry birds. Consumed in large quantity can prove toxic. Propagation : Seeds Longevity : Short lived...

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Diamond flower, पित्तपापडा, पर्पटक:

Diamond flower, पित्तपापडा, पर्पटक:

Scientific Name : Oldenlandia corymbosa Family : Rubiaceae Common Name : Diamond flower, पित्तपापडा, पर्पटक: Description: It is an annual plant which grows by spreading on ground and can develop aerial roots at the nodes. The plant has medicinal properties. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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