Legume for ID 171009GS1

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 17, 2009, 3:38:31 AM10/17/09
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Uploading photographs of Legume for ID 171009GS1
 
The gregarious climber has pinnate trifoliate leaves with leaflets reaching 20 cm in size, fls bluish-purple and inflated hairy pods. It grown covering bushes and small trees in Herbal Garden, Delhi.
 
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
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SGTB Khalsa College
University of Delhi, Delhi
India
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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 17, 2009, 3:52:39 AM10/17/09
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Mucuna pruriens ... commonly known as: bengal bean, buffalo bean, cowach, cowage, cow itch, cowhage, hell fire bean, itchweed, itchy bean, Mauritius bean, nescafe, purple jade vine, sea bean, velvet bean, wild itchy bean • Bengali: আলকুশি alakusi • Hindi: जाङ्गली jangali, जड़ा jara, कवांच kavanch. केवांच kevanch, किवांच kivanch, konch • Kannada: ನಸುಗುನ್ನಿ nasugunni • Malayalam: നായ്ക്കുരണ naikkuran • Marathi: कवचकुइरी kavachkuiri, कवचकुइली kavachkuili, कवसकुइरी kavaskuiri, कवसकुइली kavaskuili, खाजरीकुइरी khazrikuiri, खाजरीकुइली khazrikuili • Sanskrit: आत्मगुप्ता atmagupta, कपिकच्छ् kapikachu • Tamil: பூனைக்காலி punaikkali • Telugu: దూలగొండి dulagondi, కండూష్పల kanduspala, కపికచ్ఛూః kapikacchuh, pilliadugu • Urdu: جانگلي jangali, جڙا jara
 
 
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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 17, 2009, 5:13:59 AM10/17/09
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Thanks Dinesh ji, for prompt reply and help
 
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SGTB Khalsa College
University of Delhi, Delhi
India
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Dr. Pankaj Kumar

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Oct 18, 2009, 2:46:56 PM10/18/09
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The hairs on the fruits of this climber causes a lot of irritation
(KHUJLI) on the body so beware....especially when the fruits are
drying up.
In Chotanagpur tribals call them 'ALKUSSI' Regards
Pankaj

Pankaj Oudhia

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