Nelabasale

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Boerhavia Diffusa

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 Herbal medicine for pain relief as well as other uses. Lowers blood sugar, enhance eyesight

NUTRIENT VALUE :

 contains saponins, alkaloids and flavanoids. Vitamin C, B2, B3, carbohydrate etc

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Used as green vegetable in most parts of india.

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Nelabasale
  • Tamil : Mukkaratai / Sattaranai
  • Malayalam : Thazhuthama / Thamichana / Punar Navaa
  • Telugu : Punarnaba
  • Kannada : Balavadike / Ganajali / Rakta Punarnava
  • Hindi : Thikri / Godhapoorva / Punarnavaa
  • Bengali : Punar Navaa
  • Gujarati : Ghetuli
  • Konkani : Dharni / Vallchebhaji
  • Marathi : Punar Navaa
  • Oriya : Ghodapuruni
  • Punjabi : Bhiskappa / Itsit

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