vernonia

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Related to Bitterleaf: Vernonia amygdalina
  • noun

Synonyms for vernonia

any of various plants of the genus Vernonia of tropical and warm regions of especially North America that take their name from their loose heads of purple to rose flowers that quickly take on a rusty hue

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Some traders in the Bamenda market dried their vegetables such as huckleberry (Solanum scabrum), bitterleaf (Vernonia sp.
Amaranthus * 4 536 Vernonia amygdalina Bitterleaf 18 720 10 350 Brassica oleracea Cabbage 28 971 20 925 Phaseolus vulgaris Green Beans 20 475 2 700 Capsicum annuum Sweet Pepper 10 494 18 252 Solanum Scabrum Huckleberry 29 547 34 425 Corchorus olitorius Kelen Kelen * 11 700 Abelmoschus spp.