Templates by BIGtheme NET
IGKV WEED SEARCH
weedsearch

IGKV WEED SEARCH

Weed Search Facility for students and scientists

Bitter cumin, bitter leaf, Indian chickweed

Halbi Name bitter-cumin-bitter-leaf-indian-chickweed-1
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Jima
Scientific name Glinus oppositifolium (L.) A.DC.
Family Aizoaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant Herbs, annual, stellate, pubescent. Stems prostrate to ascending, branching from base.
Leaves Leaves alternate or whorled; stipules absent. Inflorescences axillary, cymose; cymes dense, reduced. Photo Gallery
Flower Flowers sessile or short pedicellate ; sepals persistent , 5, basally connate , abaxially stellate-pubescent; petals absent (or 5-20); alternate with sepals, distinct or fascicled; pistils 3-5-locular; terminal , erect , or stigmas sessile. bitter-cumin-bitter-leaf-indian-chickweed-2bitter-cumin-bitter-leaf-indian-chickweed-3
Fruit/ seed Fruits capsular, 3-5-valved. Seeds
Habitat and distribution Marshy places
Flowering and fruiting October - April
Associated with Kharif crops
Habit
Inflorescence

© All rights reserved by IGKV (Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya)
Idea, Concept and Content by - Adikant Pradhan