Templates by BIGtheme NET
IGKV WEED SEARCH
weedsearch

IGKV WEED SEARCH

Weed Search Facility for students and scientists

Jar amla

Halbi Name jar-amla-3
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Jar amla
Scientific name Phyllanthus amarus Schumacher, Beskriv.
Family Euphorbiaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Leaves distichous, simple, over-lapping, subsessile. Photo Gallery
Flower jar-amla-2jar-amla-1
Fruit/ seed Capsule depressed-globose, smooth, dehiscent. Seeds-trigonous, pale brown, longitudinally ribbed.
Habitat and distribution Found as weed in cultivated fields and gardens
Flowering and fruiting June to October
Associated with Kharif crops
Habit Erect, glabrous, shallow-rated annual herb. Stem angular, branches spreading.
Inflorescence Flowers-yellowish green, axillary, hanging down below the branchlets. Male flower with 3 stamens. Female flower with globose, 3-celled ovary.

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