PlantsCorchorus→Molokhia (Corchorus olitorius)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Flower Color: Yellow
Uses: Culinary Herb
Salad greens
Cooked greens
Toxicity: Roots are poisonous
Fruit is poisonous
Other: Leaves are edible. Flowers, fruits, stems are poisonous.
Pollinators: Various insects


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