Trachyspermum ammi


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Annual herb with leaves with linear segments; Rays 8-16, involcre bracts pinnate; involucel linear or pinnate; fruit 2 mm long, ovoid, ridges not prominent. 


 
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Seeds of this spice often run wild..
Trachyspermum ammi... Ajwain 

Trachyspermum ammi (L.) Sprague in Kew Bull. 228. 1929. syn: Trachyspermum copticum (L.) Link; Carum copticum (L.) C.B. Clarke
Common names: Ajwain, Ajowan, Bishop's weed
Annual herb with leaves with linear segments; Rays 8-16, involcre bracts pinnate; involucel linear or pinnate; fruit 2 mm long, ovoid, ridges not prominent.
Photographed from Delhi.

AAAH, love this... along with fennel, Sowa a little sugar and alcohol for preservation this ajwain... is in Gripe water...Generic kind... raise your hand if you have not tasted gripe water..I am counting....


Trachyspermum copticum from Delhi - efloraofindia | Google Groups 


Apiaceae Fortnight: Trachyspermum copticum from Delhi-GSJUNE37/46 : 2 posts by 1 author. Attachments (3)Sending Trachyspermum copticum from Delhi,
commonly cultivated as spice plant 'Ajwain' but frequently self sown around habitations.
Correct name now is Trachyspermum ammi (L.) Sprague in Kew Bull. 228. 1929


 
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MS June, 2019/11 Ammi sp. ? for ID : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Location : Lurh tlang, Mizoram
Altitude : ca 1,800 m.
Date : 31-05-2019
Habit : Herb
Habitat : wIld

I think more closer to images at Trachyspermum ammi rather than those at Ammi majus 

It is growng wild.

 
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Trachyspermum ammi (L.) Sprague ex Turrill SN131020 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) - around 900 kb each.
Trachyspermum ammi (L.) Sprague ex Turrill - Ajwain flowering twig. Mostly cultivated, sometimes seeds spill and germinate near warehouses.

Locally Known as Jwano in Nepal.



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