Wildflower of the Month:Common Hogweed

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JANAKI TURAGA

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Sep 1, 2009, 10:43:12 PM9/1/09
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Hi all,
The Common Hogweed Boerhavia diffusa, is my wildflower of the month.
Enjoy
Janaki Turaga
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Swagat

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Sep 2, 2009, 10:16:03 AM9/2/09
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Dear all,
 
'Boerhavia diffusa' is called 'Khapara' 'खापरा' / 'Khapari' 'खापरी' in Marathi.
 
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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 2, 2009, 10:41:14 AM9/2/09
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Many thanks Swagat for the Marathi name of the plant which I did not get earlier .. I will add what I have compiled:
 
hogweed, horse purslane, pigweed • Assamese: pananua • Bengali: punarnova • Gujarati: સાતૉડી satodi • Hindi: गधा कंद gadha-cand, शोथाग्नी shothagni • Kannada: komme • Konkani: पुनर्नवा punarnava • Malayalam: talutama, tavilama • Marathi: घेटोळी ghetoli, घेटूळ ghetula, पुनर्नवा punarnava, वसू vasu • Nepalese: पुनरनभा punarnava • Sanskrit: पुनर्नवा punarnava, शोथाग्नी shothagni, वर्षाभू varshabhu • Tamil: மூக்குரட்டைக்கொடி mukkurttaikkoti • Telugu: అటకమామిడి atakamamidi, పునర్నవ punar-nava • Urdu: tukhm-i-ispast
 
 
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Swagat

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Sep 2, 2009, 11:20:03 AM9/2/09
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Dinesh,
 
Here are some more local names for 'Boerhavia diffusa' ...
 
Marathi- Pandhari Ghetuli पांढरी घेटुळी, Hindi- Biskhapara बिसखपरा, Gadahbindo गदहबिंडो, Gadahpurana गदहपुरना, Gujrati- Vasedo वसेडो, Bengali- Gadapushpa गदापुष्‍पा, Tamil- Sukuaetti सुकुएट्टी, Punjabi- Itsit इटसिट,
 
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~Swagat
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