Monday, February 13, 2012

GREATER YAM (KAACHIL)





INTRODUCTION TO LESSER KNOWN
VEGETABLES AND FRUIT SPECIES OF KERALA
                                  VOL. 9



COMMON NAME:- GREATER YAM

OTHER NAMES: - Guyana arrowroot,
       ten-months yam,
        violet yam,
         water yam,
        white yam,
                                    winged yam,
        uhi,
                                     ratalu,
                                     kondfal,
                                     rasa valli kilangu,
                                     khoai m.


BOTANIC NAME: - DIOSCOREA ALATA

MALAYALAM NAME: - KAACHIL,