A survey of leafy vegetables in and around coimbatore tamil nadu india
Manian, S.; Ramachandran, V.S.
Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 14(3): 695-700
ISSN/ISBN: 0250-9768 Accession: 006971494
A preliminary survey of leafy vegetables available in and around Coimbatore city was made. A total number of seventy species of leafy vegetables have been identified and enumerated. The survey has brought out favourite leafy vegetables like Alternanthera paronychioides and Sauropus androgymus from kitchen garden which need wide publicity and it further recommends the commercial exploration of few wild growing leafy vegetables.