an unusual exhibit

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sibdas ghosh

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Feb 20, 2010, 12:40:03 PM2/20/10
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Vitis quadrangularis- in Beng. Harjora
It is a wild climber, not a horticultural plant. Has been very wisely
used to make an exhibit.
Flower Show at the Eden gardens, Parks and Gardens Section, Forest Dept. W.B.
30th Jan. 2010.
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Gurcharan Singh

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Feb 20, 2010, 12:52:21 PM2/20/10
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Now correctly Cissus quadriangularis. Edible-stemmed vine. Young shoots are used in curriesand in the preparation of papads. Juice prescribed in scurvy. Powdered root used for fractures. Stems and roots yield stron fiber. Hindi: Handjora. Bengal: Hansjora. Mar: Chaudhuri. Tel: Nalleru. Tamil: Pirandai. Kan: mangaroli.



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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/

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