Malvaceae week :: Corchorus trilocularis

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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 7, 2011, 10:38:10 AM9/7/11
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Corchorus trilocularis L.
  • KOR-koh-rus -- from the Greek kore (eye pupil) and koreo (purge)
    try-lok-yoo-LAIR-is -- having three compartments, referring to the three-celled fruit

Corchorus trilocularis
Dec 7, 2009 at Rajguru Nagar near Pune


commonly known as: African jute, bush okra, Jew's mallow, three locule corchorus, wild jute • Hindi: कड़वा पात kadvapat • Kannada: ಎಣ್ಣೆಪುಂಡಿ ಗಿಡ ennepundi gida, ಕಟುಚುಂಚುಳಿ ಗಿಡ katuchunchuli gida • Konkani: कोडुचोंची koduchonchi • Marathi: कडुचुंचू kaduchunchu • Oriya: jangali jiraa • Sanskrit: दीर्घचञ्चु dirghachanchu, राज जीर raj-jira • Telugu: bankitutturu

Native of: Africa, Arabian Peninsula, w Asia, Indian Subcontinent; naturalized elsewhere




Regards.
Dinesh

Ushadi micromini

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Sep 7, 2011, 7:48:37 PM9/7/11
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What an interesting leaf margin, the edge pattern reminds me of a
gujarati sweet called GHUGHARA... has to be made by expert hands...
USHA DI
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ep 7, 7:38 pm, Dinesh Valke <dinesh.va...@gmail.com> wrote:
> *Corchorus trilocularis * L.
>
>    - *KOR-koh-rus* -- from the Greek *kore* (eye pupil) and *koreo* (purge)
>    *try-lok-yoo-LAIR-is* -- having three compartments, referring to the
>    three-celled fruit
>
> [image: Corchorus
> trilocularis]<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.flickr.com%2Fphotos%2Fdi...>
> Dec 7, 2009 at Rajguru Nagar near Pune
>
> *commonly known as*: African jute, bush okra, Jew's mallow, three locule
> corchorus, wild jute • *Hindi*: कड़वा पात kadvapat • *Kannada*: ಎಣ್ಣೆಪುಂಡಿ
> ಗಿಡ ennepundi gida, ಕಟುಚುಂಚುಳಿ ಗಿಡ katuchunchuli gida • *Konkani*: कोडुचोंची
> koduchonchi • *Marathi*: कडुचुंचू kaduchunchu • *Oriya*: jangali jiraa • *
> Sanskrit*: दीर्घचञ्चु dirghachanchu, राज जीर raj-jira • *Telugu*:
> bankitutturu
>
> *Native of*: Africa, Arabian Peninsula, w Asia, Indian Subcontinent;
> naturalized elsewhere
>
>    - [image: Kadvapat (Hindi: कड़वा
> पात)]<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.flickr.com%2Fphotos%2Fdi...>...
> Dec 7, 2009 at Rajguru Nagar near Pune
>    - [image: Koduchonchi (Konkani:
> कोडुचोंची)]<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.flickr.com%2Fphotos%2Fdi...>...
> Dec 7, 2009 at Rajguru Nagar near Pune
>    - ... more views:
>    http://www.flickr.com/search/?w=91314344%40N00&q=Corchorustriloculari...
>
> Regards.
> Dinesh
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