Malvaceae week :: Corchorus olitorius

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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 7, 2011, 10:24:59 AM9/7/11
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Corchorus olitorius L.
  • KOR-koh-rus -- from the Greek kore (eye pupil) and koreo (purge)
    oli-TOR-ee-us -- from Latin (h)olitorius

Corchorus olitorius
Sep 29, 2007 ... somewhere in Pune


commonly known as: bristly-leaved Jew's mallow, nalta jute, tossa jute • Assamese: মৰা শাক mara shaak, তিতা মৰা tita mara • Bengali: মিঠা পাট meetha pat • Gujarati: છુઙ્છો chhunchho, ચુઙ્ચિયો chunchio • Hindi: मिठा पाट mitha paat, पाट paat, पाट साग pat-sag, पटसन patsan, पट्ट patta, तोश पाट tosha paat • Kannada: ಚುಂಚಳಿ ಗಿಡ chunchali gida • Konkani: बनपट banpat • Manipuri: limon • Marathi: मोठी चुंच mothi chunch • Nepalese: पाट् pat • Oriya: kaunria • Sanskrit: महाचञ्चु mahachanchu, पट्टशाकः pattashaakah • Tamil: காட்டுத்துத்தி kattuttuti, பெரும்பிண்ணாக்குக்கீரை perumpinnakkukkirai • Telugu: పేరంటాలికూర perantalikura

Native of: India, Pakistan, perhaps native elsewhere in tropical Asia; naturalized in tropics




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Dinesh

Balkar Arya

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Sep 7, 2011, 10:55:16 AM9/7/11
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Thanks a lot Dinesh ji for these (Corchorus) postS as can now idfy MANY PICS OF MINE 
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Dr Balkar Singh
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Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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