Friday, November 30, 2007

Mukunuwenna

BOTANICAL NAME : Alternanthera sessilis
FAMILY : Amaranthaceae
COMMON NAME : Mukunuwenna
HABIT : Herb

MORPHOLOGICAL CHARACTERS :
Flower is white. A prostrate herb. Stem up
to two feet long. Long internodes & roots
are images in the internodes. It helps for
plant to rapid spreading.

AGRICULTURE IMPORTANCE :
Use as the vegetable also use as a medicine value.

PROPAGATION METHOD :
By seeds & runners.
METHOD OF CONTROL :
Useful herb. Can control using hand weeding & herbicides.

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