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Mexican prickly poppy

Halbi Name plant
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Bharband, kateli, Biladhatura, Satyanashi
Scientific name Argemone maxicana Linn
Family Papvarceae
Season Rabi
Description
Plant An erect thistle like annual with bluish colour and yellowish juice
Leaves Pinnatified with sharp pickles Photo Gallery
Flower Golden yellow, sepal 2 or 3, petal 4 or 6, style very thick, short, stigma 4-7, capsule oblong usually prickly, oblong, ovoid, opening by 4-6 valves. flowerseed
Fruit/ seed Numerous, globose, netted, brownish black
Habitat and distribution Roadsides, fallow and cultivated field
Flowering and fruiting January to April
Associated with Vegetables
Habit
Inflorescence

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