amaranthusAmaranthus viridus L

Amaranthus spinosus (English) [ IPA: Amaranthus spinosus ASM: এমাৰাণ্টুচ স্পিনোচুচ]
Contributed by: Anjal Borah (অঞ্জল বৰা) on 2009-10-28
1. Plants(Common Noun) Prickly Amaranth is an annual herb with sometimes red tinged erect stems, sometimes ascending, 30-150 cm long, usually branched. Leaves ovate to rhombic-ovate, elliptic, lanceolate-oblong, or lanceolate, blades 1-12 cm long, 0.89-6 cm wide, smooth, leaft stalk 1-9 cm long. Flowers green, in axillary clusters in the lower part of the plant and in unbranched or branched spikes in the upper part, the lower clusters entirely without stamens as are the lower flowers of the spikes, the upper flowers in the spikes staminate. এবিধ কাঁইটিয়া চাঁৰুলি জাতিৰ বন৷