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FIELD BEANS / WINTER BEANS

FIELD BEANS / WINTER BEANS Field beans / Winter Beans / Lablab purpureus / Dolichos bean / Hyacinth bean belong to the Leguminosae family. It is grown throughout India and is called by many names such…

DRUMSTICK

DRUMSTICK Drumstick / Moringa oleifera is a popular vegetable crop grown in India and called by names such as Sajjan ki phalli, shevaga, murungai, munagakaya, muringakkai, muringakka, munaga, sajna da…

CURRY LEAVES

CURRY LEAVES Curry leaves / Murrya koenigii are called by various names in India such as karipatta, kariveppilai, karivebu, mitho limado, mitha nim, kariveppu, kadhilimb, bevusoppu, and kariveppaku. C…

CUCUMBER

CUCUMBER Cucumber / Cucumis sativus / Gherkin is a popular gourd in India and called by several names such as Kheera, Kankri, Sasha, Sausha, Sautekai, Siltalchini, Tiyoh, Vellari, Dosekaya, Himangi Ka…

COWPEAS

COWPEAS Cowpeas / Black-eyed peas are referred by many names across the world, but in India, it is commonly called bobbarlu, Barbati, alasande, chani, rongi, lobia, karamani, thatta payiru, perum paya…

CORN

CORN Corn / Maize has many names in India such as Makki, Maka, Bhutta, Makai, Makaa’y, Musikinu jola, Cholam, Makka Cholam and Mokka jonalu. The names vary across the regions, but the crop is thankful…

CORIANDER LEAVES

CORIANDER LEAVES Introduction: -Coriander is considered as an annual herb belonging to Apiaceae family and proves itself to be an indispensable spice in the kitchen. It has a very good flavor and ther…

COLOCASIA

COLOCASIA Introduction: -Colocasia basically known as Taro root is considered to be perennial herbaceous subtropical/tropical plant. It’s widely grown due to somewhat starchy but sweet flavored tuber.…

CLUSTER BEANS

CLUSTER BEANS Introduction: -Cluster bean is one of the famous vegetable crop grown in India and commonly known as “Guar”. It is an annual legume crop. Cluster bean is mostly grown and harvested for i…

CHAYOTE

CHAYOTE Introduction: -Chayote plant is the plant that belongs to the gourd family of Cucurbitaceae. Its botanical name is Sechium edule. It is also famous for the names Christophine, Chocho, Pipinola…