Fenugreek

species of plant

Fenugreek is a plant in the family Fabaceae. Fenugreek is often used as a herb (the leaves) and spice (the seeds, also called methi).

Fenugreek
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T. foenum-graecum
Binomial name
Trigonella foenum-graecum

Medicinal usesEdit

Fenugreek said to stop the uncomfortable feeling of arthritis.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Trigonella foenum-graecum information from NPGS/GRIN". www.ars-grin.gov. Archived from the original on 2009-01-05. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
  2. Radio ABC Melbourne Victoria Australia Morning Programme 24 Mar 2011