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By Arwadoo

Jammu& Kashmir, India In

Please let me know the botanical name of this plant

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If those are the flowers in the bottom picture, this is not a plant I recognise.

15 Jul, 2011


It is Atriplex (hortensis I think). You can eat the leaves cooked like spinach and it seeds around. The lower picture is the seed head, Bamboo.

15 Jul, 2011


Ah, thanks Marshmallow.

15 Jul, 2011


Yes the leaves are cooked when young. It has a green leaf cutivar also. Thank u Marshmallow, The flowers are very small ,the picture shows a seed head.It matches
A. hortensis of Chenopodiaceae.

16 Jul, 2011

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