Ajwain (Trachyspermum ammi)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Water Preferences: Mesic
Uses: Culinary Herb
Medicinal Herb
Edible Parts: Leaves
Eating Methods: Culinary Herb/Spice
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile

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Date: 13 April 2011Wikimedia commons, Author: Bames24
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Posted by greene (Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) - Zone 8b) on Oct 16, 2017 9:18 AM

The fruit of this plant is sometimes used to expel intestinal worms in humans - Ayurvedic medicine.

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