Solanum melongena


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Related to Solanum melongena: Solanum tuberosum, Solanum xanthocarpum, Solanum torvum
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Noun1.Solanum melongena - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetableSolanum melongena - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
eggplant, mad apple, aubergine - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Solanum, Solanum - type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet
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Eggplants (Solanum melongena L) is among the traditional fruit and leafy vegetables that are cultivated by many Nigeria communities.
Leucinodes orbonalis, Brinjal, Solanum melongena, Cultivars, Screening, Morphological characteristics.
absoluta prefers tomato as its host (EPPO 2005), it also attacks a number of other of solanaceous crops including eggplant (Solanum melongena L., also called aubergine), potato (Solanum tuberosum L), tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L), and African eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum L.) (EPPO 2005; Brevault et al.
Solanum melongena L cultivated from tropical to temperate is one of the most consumed vegetables worldwide and one of the most highly antioxidant vegetables [14].
In this regard, total 180 (n = 60x3) samples of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) and eggplant (Solanum melongena) comprising of 30 samples vegetable were collected from the peri-urban farming system of Multan, Faisalabad and Gujranwala to assess insecticide residues along with their dietary intake assessment.
Therefore, the present study assesses heavy metals' levels (Cu, Zn, Fe, and Pb) in growing soil, irrigating water, and four popularly consumed vegetables, Amaranthus hybridus, Ipomoea batatas, Solanum melongena, and Abelmoschus esculentus, from the Chang'ombe police garden.
Efficient shoot organogenesis of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) induced by thidiazuron.
Gammaniel et al., "Preliminary evaluation of the toxicity and some pharmacological properties of the aqueous crude extract of solanum melongena," Research Journal of Agriculture, Biology and Science, vol.
It includes major economical crop species such as Solanum melongena (eggplant) and S.