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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Ghanti Phool

Ghanti Phool

Scientific Name : Abutilon ranadei Family : Malvaceae Common Name : Ghanti Phool, घंटीफूल Description: A medium size shrub with very attractive flowers. It is an endangered species. It is native to India. Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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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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Siam Tulip

Siam Tulip

Scientific Name : Curcuma alismatifolia Family : Zingiberaceae Common Name : Siam Tulip Description: A herb with rhizomes. Inflorescence is borne on a tall stalk, emerging from ground. Flowers are used as vegetable. Plant remains dormant in winter and early summer. Native of South Asia. 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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