Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum)
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An essential oil is obtained from the seed – used as a food flavouring and medicinally. The dried plant has a strong aroma of hay.
The crushed seed, mixed with oil and massaged into the scalp, is recommended for glossy hair. An infusion of the seed, used as a skin lotion, is said to be good for the complexion.
A good green manure crop, it is fast growing and vigorous, producing a lot of bulk and fixing a large quantity of atmospheric nitrogen.
A yellow dye is obtained from the seed.
Cultivation & Habitat
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