Xanthium indicum

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Xanthium indicum - Annual herbs. Leaves broadly ovate, 3 – 5 lobed, petiolate; laminae 3 – 15 X 2.5 – 15 cm, acute or acuminate at the apex, rounded or cordate at the base, margins irregularly serrate, hispidulous on both surfaces, glandular beneath. Achenes narrowly ovoid or elliptic, 1.3 – 1.5 mm long, 3 – 4 mm broad, greyish black, smooth, tapering to a fine point at the apex.

Scientific Name Xanthium indicum
Family Name ASTERACEAE
English Name Common Cocklebur
Local Name Wal rambuttan / Urukossa
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts none

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