Fruits & Vegetables: Sauropus androgynous_RKC

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Ritesh Kumar Choudhary

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Jan 8, 2011, 10:56:08 PM1/8/11
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Sauropus androgynous
 
Euphorbiaceae.
 
Loc.: Itanagar, arunachal Pradesh (ca 550m)
 
Uses: Tender leaves are boiled and eaten by local tribes.
 
Regards,
Ritesh.
 


 
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tanay bose

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Jan 9, 2011, 12:16:39 AM1/9/11
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Nice catch Ritesh ji 
Thanks for sharing
tanay
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Prashant awale

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Jan 9, 2011, 2:58:34 AM1/9/11
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Wow. What a collection Ritesh Ji. I liked "IMG_0121.jpg" photograph.
regards
Prashant

Mahadeswara

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Jan 9, 2011, 5:55:38 AM1/9/11
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The leaves are highly proteinaceous and used in culinary
preparations. We use the leaves for preparation of roti and dosa
(rice roti and dosa i.e. instead of onion /or in addition to onion
we can use this ). You can also prepare curry. We have tried
ourselves. Grows well in South India.

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Pankaj Kumar

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Jan 9, 2011, 6:20:41 AM1/9/11
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Very nice pictures Ritesh and thanks for sharing.
Pankaj

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Muthu Karthick

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Jan 10, 2011, 1:28:47 AM1/10/11
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this plant has a name called "vitamin green",
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Balkar Arya

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Jan 22, 2011, 1:26:53 PM1/22/11
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Great capture Ritesh Ji



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