Aerva (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Aerva (Sturtevant, 1919)

Aerva lanata

Aerva lanata Juss. Amaranthaceae.

Tropical Africa and Arabia. According to Grant[1], this plant is used on the Upper Nile as a pot-herb.
  1. Pickering, C. Chron. Hist. Pls. 465. 1879.