Aesculus indica

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Aesculus indica

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Origin : area of origin

wild or cultivated


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Cultivars

History

Uses

Himalayas. A lofty tree of the Himalaya Mountains called kunour or pangla[1]. In times of scarcity, the seeds are used as food, ground and mixed with flour after steeping in water[2].

  1. Pickering, C. Chron. Hist. Pls. 735. 1879. (Pavia indica)
  2. Brandis, D. Forest Fl. 113. 1876.
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.


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