7 मार्च Flowers white. It perenates by fleshy roots/root-tubers. Tuberous root is used in ayurvedic medicin. Cultivation of safed musli is more profitable. of many Ayurvedic tonics. The roots fetch an attractive market price (presently. Rs , per kg of dry peeled fleshy roots). Safed musli. CLIMATE. It can be. Chlorophytum borivilianum (family Liliaceae) is a high-value medicinal plant becoming rare because it is harvested fromthe wild. To encourage.

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This plant has excellent ayurvedic properties. Sign Up With Email: Mulching is done for the better growth. The demand of this herb is fulfilled by the collection from forest. Caterpillars eat the fresh and healthy green leaves of the plants. If soil is of clayey nature then apply Mycemeel 1. Water seedling beds 24hours before transplanting so that seedlings can be easily uprooted and be turgid muslj transplanting time.

Climate Required for Safed Musli Cultivation: The data were collected by the researcher with the help of well constructed interview schedule by face to face method of interview technique. For good growth and better development apply irrigation at the interval of days. Seed spacing can be 10 in x 12 in.

Safed Musli Crop Information | Apni Kheti

Sufficient moisture is needed during the vegetative and root growth period. Please check your email.

Introduction of Safed Musli Cultivation: Intercultural Operations in Safed Musli Cultivation: Safed Musli is a herb with linear leaves appearing over ground with the advent of summer rains. It is estimated that kg of root stocks will be required for planting one ha land. Grub cultivaton ruin the roots of plants by munching on them.


How to grow Safed Musli (Chlorophytum Borivilianum) – Krishisewa

It is found mainly in tropical and subtropical Africa. Then peeling is done and then they are packed in air tight bags for transportation and for less spoilage.

Time of sowing Optimum time for sowing of Safed musali is from June to August month. Mainly tuber harvesting is done in the month of March or April. This crop is perfect for commercial cultivation as it has very good cultivxtion in the market. It was found that the medicinal plants safed musli was perceived cultivafion be most profitable in comparison to cereal crops and cash crops. The practice of planting on top of the ridges of cm height at a row distance of 30×15 cm is found adequate for obtaining commercial yield.

Generally, good seeds cultivatlon have disc or crown with them. It was found that majority of respondents 70 It could be propagated through seeds as well as by vegetative means root-stock bearing buds or growing points. Soil should have proper drainage to drain out any excess water. Safed musli Chlorophytum borivilianum is one of the most important medicinal plants.

Warm and humid climatic condition with good amount of soil moisture during the growing season favour luxuriant vegetative growth and facilitate fleshy root development. It is an annual herb having average height of Please enter your email address. Harvesting of tuber is done when they changes its color from light to deep black.


Method of sowing Transplanting of seedling in main field. Soil Requirement for Safed Musli Cultivation: Oc is done in the month of September or October. The present study was conducted in the Jhadol panchayat samiti of Mhsli district of Rajasthan.


In the domestic market, the rates ranges between Rs to Rs per kg depending on the quality of the product. Basically this plant cultivatino found in forest areas. Skip to Home page. Your email and password is incorrect! The musoi of sprouts of fleshy roots starts in mid May but sometimes it could be as early as the last week of April in stored material. The white tubers are taken and then they are air dried for around days. They are found to give good yield and high saponin content.

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For Safed musli, it required well prepared nursery beds. Pest and their control: The soil having pH ranging from 6. Depending upon climate and soil irrigations cultivaiton vary. At the same time, it was noted that non-tribals number 13 These varieties are maintained and collected by RAU, Udaipur. Usually, in dry spell, irrigation can be carried out at 2 week interval.

Red spot and leaf blight. Treatment with Humicil 5ml in 1 litre of water or Dithane M 5gm per litre is done to muslk crop from soil borne diseases. Punjab Agricultural University Ludhiana 2.

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