Lovage

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Levisticum Officinale

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 Used as liver tonic and cures bladder inflamation.

NUTRIENT VALUE :

 Rich in vitamin B and C, and the antioxidant, quercetin

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Lovage is used for flavoring foods. The leaves & stems are edible and the flowering tops yield volatile oil.

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Lovage
  • Malayalam : Levy

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