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Land-caltrops, Puncture wine

Halbi Name
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Chota gokharu
Scientific name Tribulus terrastris Linn.
Family
Season Kharif
Description
Plant It is procubent herb, stem and branches pilose, young parts silky.
Leaves Opposite, absruptly pinnate, one of each pairs smaller hthan the other, leaflets 3-6 pairs, oblong, mucronate, hairy base oblique. Photo Gallery
Flower Axillary, leaf opposed solitary, yellow.
Fruit/ seed Globose of 5 woody cocci, each with 2 pairs of hard. Sharp spines, one pair longer than other, seed several in eachoccurs.
Habitat and distribution Wasteland and roadside
Flowering and fruiting June to October
Associated with Dry upland flora
Habit
Inflorescence

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