Cock’s Comb कुर्डू

Celosia argentea – Silver spiked cock’s comb (Amaranthaceae)

One of the monsoon flora, this plant flowers during August to November. The spikes attract butterflies and bees. It can be seen on hill slopes as well as along road side.

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It is a fast growing plant which can be seen in large numbers and clusters. It adds to the beauty of the road when grows along roadside.

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कुर्डू ही पावसाळ्यात उगवणारी वनस्पती असून डोंगर, डोंगर उतार तसेच रस्त्याच्या कडेलाही बघायला मिळते. याच्या फुलांचे छोटे तुरे ऑगस्ट ते नोव्हेंबर महिन्यात बघायला मिळतात. या तुऱ्यांवर फुलपाखरे तसेच मधमाश्या उडताना दिसतात.

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