Capparis decidua, a medicinal plant of family Capparaceae grows abundantly in wild arid regions of Asia, Africa and Saudi Arabia. The plant. PDF | On Jan 1, , Pradeep Singh and others published Capparis decidua- An important medicinal plant: A review of Its Traditional Uses, Phytochemistry and. Capparis decidua (Forsk.) is belonging to family Capparidaceae, yet important medicinal plant of Indian Medicinal Plants. In the traditional.

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This page was last edited on 14 Decemberat Friut and Vegetable Week- Capparis decidua from Panipat: Books on Indian Flora. Is any additional information needed?

Capparis decidua

Indiantreepix Database – indiantreepix Google Groups. Here’s the link this is capparis decidua flrs are red, fruits are secidua in maharashtra. Names for the plant include kairkerdakarirkirirkarril Hindi: Dave’s Botanary commonly known as: Its spicy fruits are used for preparing vegetablescurry and fine decidux and can attract helpful insectivores ; the plant also is used in folk medicine and herbalism.

This is Capparis decidua.

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Capparaceae and Cleomaceae Fortnight: Flower for id pl. This plant does not have leaves.

It is called Capparis decidua [not desidua]. Since the leaves are very tiny and fall off very soon, they may be eating the flowers Articles with ‘species’ microformats Articles containing Hindi-language text Articles containing Sindhi-language text. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Flora of Eastern Ghats: Stars of the month. Karir I am quite relieved to know this is a common plant and found over a vast habitat from Africa to Rajasthan. Views Read Edit View history. Sharing few pics of plant habitat and fruits of Capparis decidua. Capparis decidua from Jaisalmer, Rajasthan MN I have eaten Kerda achhar as an young child on visits to my grandma.

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Capparis decidua

The plant looks like Capparis decidua http: But had never seen the flowers, everytime a capparis has been submitted here I have yearned to see the Kerda nu jaad. But a close inspection will reveal that this is an important adaptation for continuity of the populations. Capparis decidua is commonly known as karira[2] is a useful plant in its marginal habitat. Can someone identify this? Capparis decidua From Panipat Refinery Area.

This one was shot today morning from Panipat. It seems paradoxical that plants should produce flowers and fruits during the driest period when there is maximum water stress.

Major contributors Stars of the month Efloraofindia’s journey General. Had clicked these pictures on the 3rd of August, while wayfaring through Suvai, East Kachchh.

Fruits turn pinkish after ripening. Nepti This is Capparis aphylla as identified by It is all sticks.


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Acpparis am not sure. For the village in Iran, see Kair, Iran. The taste somewhat “tikha” plus sweet. The rains have eluded Kachchh this year but Kair was flowering and fruiting with impelling vigour, I suppose this can be attributed to the amazing survival strategies of this xerophyte in the extreme conditions of an arid biotope.

Capparis decidua At Lothal, Gujrat 22March, The plant can afford this behaviour because of its ability to draw moisture from deeper soil layers. By producing flowers about months before the rainy season the species ensures that the seeds are already in the ground when the rainy season begins.

A leafless, spinous shrub with red or scarlet flowers, fruit a berrymuch relished as a pickle, dark red when ripe.

For the village in India, see Kair, Delhi. Sharing some pictures of a Kair tree [ Capparis decidua ] from East Kachchh. Kaul, Director, Forestry Research, F. Capparis decidua from Kachchh: Role of eFI in Sc. Threatened Taxa of Telangana State.