Solanum xanthocarpum
Uses: Medicinal Duration: Annual
When to Sow: Spring Ease of Germination: Easy
(Yellow-berried nightshade) Spiny, diffuse herb found throughout India. Root is an expectorant; used in Ayurvedic medicine for for cough, asthma, chest pain. Also used for flatulence, sore throat, and toothache. Has high concentration of solasodine, a starting material for the manufacture of cortisone and sex hormones. Bitter fruits are used in Indian curries.
S3530 Seeds $3.75/pkt
S3530 Bulk Seeds $8.00/10g, $60.00/100g
Currency: United States Dollar

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