Monthly Archives: July 2020

Wild uncultivated edible plants of India

Published on July 6, 2020 under volume3-issue2-wildplants
Wild uncultivated edible plants of India
Part  6 (......after part 5) Monochoria hastata (L.) Solms Family: Pontederiaceae This aquatic plant is a common weed of the rice fields of India. It is usually seen in shallow waters, erect, and occasionally creeping, with floating leaves and rhizomatous stem. It is only recently that the edibile and the…
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Glimpses Of Nature And Culture

Published on July 6, 2020 under volume3-issue2-glimpses
Glimpses Of Nature And Culture
Some like it Hot…….. and Spicy It is difficult, if not impossible, to imagine our food without the hot and spicy flavor of green chilies. But, green chilies were the recent introduction to India in the fifteen century by the Portuguese traders. So, how was life before the arrival of…
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