Code

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CLF001

Hindi Name

:

Mithha Neem

English Name

:

Curry leaves 

Botanical_Name

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Murraya koenigii

Description 

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Curry leaves are leaves of a plant which is native to India. It is found everywhere in India.
Curry leaves is a plant of Rutaceae family. This is a small tree. The leaves are sweet smelling. The leaflets are 11-25, ovate, serrate and shining. The white flowers bloom in February to April. The fruits in close clusters, oval pointed dark red berries. 

Uses

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The fresh leaves are used in cooking for fragrance and medicinal values in cooking spicy Indian curry dishes. The essential oil derived from the leaves is used in cosmetic industry.