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CHITRAL HORTICULTURE SOCIETY

Plants are collected from the higher pastures in July and are boiled, chopped and added to a small type of bread. This bread is dried in shade and stored for winter. Vegetables is made from fresh as well as dried breads and used against blood pressure and for khuni pechis(bloody stools). It is also used as an off-season vegetable in winter.

Local Name Latruk
Botanical Name ------- -------
Part used Whole plant excluding roots
Locally used for High blood pressure, khuni pechis (bloody stools) and as a vegetable.