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Pigweed, slender amaranth

Halbi Name Kheda plant
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Chaulai
Scientific name Amaranthus virdis Linn
Family Amaranthaceae
Season
Description
Plant Erect to diffuse herb
Leaves Ovate to lanceolate or undulate. Photo Gallery
Flower Polygamous, green in slnder terminal or axillary interrupted ovate-lanceolate with prominent midvein, utricle rugose, brownish flowerseed
Fruit/ seed Black, smooth, disc shape with blunt margin or almost globular
Habitat and distribution Dryland field
Flowering and fruiting September to December
Associated with Moist flora
Habit
Inflorescence

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