Ipomoea aquatica, the Swamp cabbage, growing in wet habitats and shallow waters. Young shoots and leaves are used as vegetable and as salad, leaves being good source of minerals and vitamins, especially carotene.
Hindi: Kalmisag, karmi, patuasag
Punj: Ganthian, nali, nari
Delhi: Sarnali, nali
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