It is native to Asia and Australia.
An extraction of this herb is sweet in taste and is called Manna. Manna has been mentioned in the Quran and Bible for its religious Significance. It is a laxative in nature and hence is found useful in treating gastrointestinal diseases.
It also acts as an expectorant, and help to keep the body hydrated. It also possesses antibacterial properties and is rich in antioxidants.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
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||easy to grow
Planting and careStart with pruning shears for smaller growth.Use loppers, which look like giant, long-handle shears, for growth that is more than half an inch thick.A small pruning saw is handy, as it cuts on both the push and the pull.
Persian Manna Plant care
An accurate soil test will tell you where your pH currently stands. Acidic (sour) soil is counteracted by applying finely ground limestone, and alkaline (sweet) soil is treated with ground sulfur.If you order roses from a mail-order company, order early, in January or February (March at the latest). They are usually shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out
||Apply any organic fertilizer
Persian Manna Plant special feature
The flowers are produced throughout the summer in dense inflorescences.
Persian Manna Plant uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Balances kapha and pitta, aggravates vata
- Sweet, Astringent, Bitterpost-digestive effects:Sweet