Cultivation of ashwagandha plant: Complete guide on ashwagandha plant farming involves in seed treatment, planting, pest management, irrigation, harvesting and uses.
Scientific name Aswagandha – (Withania somnifera) Solanaceae:
Withania somnifera, known commonly as ashwagandha, Indian ginseng, poison gooseberry, or winter cherry, is a plant in the Solanaceae or nightshade family. It is used as a herb in Ayurvedic medicine. Leaves are dull green, elliptic, usually up to 10 – 12 cm. long. The flowers are small, green and bell-shaped. The ripe fruit is orange-red.The berries can be used as a substitute for rennet in cheesemaking.