Trianthema decandra

Trianthema decandra Trianthema decandra Trianthema decandra

Trianthema decandra - Annual herb, stems prostrate, loosely mat forming. Leaves opposite; petioles shorterthan blades. Inflorescences few-flowered racemes or clusters. Flowers with 4-pid perianths , with a fleshy green process, inner surface pinkish. Capsule subglobose, epex 2-lobed, 2-seeded. Seeds about 1.5 mm diameter.

Scientific Name Trianthema decandra
Family Name AIZOACEAE
English Name Black pig weed.
Local Name Maha sarana (මහ සාරණ)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status NT (NCS)-2012
Status Native
Edible Parts Leaves and Young stems

Trianthema decandra Trianthema decandra Trianthema decandra

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