Walnut

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Juglans Regia

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 Contains oleic acid hich reduces cholesterol, nuts prevent illnessof the circulatory system, reduces high blood pressure

NUTRIENT VALUE :

 Enriched with omega 3 fatty acids

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Used as a table nut and for confectionery, flavorings, and sometimes pickling. A decoction of the leaves, bark, and hulls has been used for a brown wool dye and the crushed leaves for an insect repellent.

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Walnut
  • Tamil : Akhrot / Nattuakrot Kottai
  • Malayalam : Akrotandi
  • Telugu : Aakrot
  • Kannada : Acrota / Arkodu
  • Hindi : Akhrot
  • Bengali : Akhrot
  • Gujarati : Akhrot
  • Konkani : Akroot
  • Marathi : Akrod
  • Oriya : Akhrot

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