Ocimum canum – Famine Foods

Ocimum canum


India (Bombay Presidency): seeds usually mixed with those of Panicum colonum, L. [POACEAE], not eaten separately; (Rajasthan, western ): seeds cooked separately or mixed with bajra (millet).

Additional Information

Name Authority:
Bombay Presidency: Kaira district, Matar: Manki, Bateria. Kaira and Panch Mahals districts: Bavchi. Rajasthan (western): Bapchi.

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