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Table 1 The list of leafy vegetables used in Chhattisgarh State

From: Ethnic food culture of Chhattisgarh state of India

Sl.No Name of Leafy vegetable Family Local Name
1 Achyranthes aspera Amaranthaceae Chirchita Bhaji
2 Adhatoda zeylanica Medikus Acanthaceae Adusa Saag
3 Alternatera sessilis L Amaranthaceae Guduru/Kurru Bhaji
4 Antidesma acidum Retz Euphorbiaceae Derango Saag
5 Allium cepa L Liliaceae Gondali/Pyaj Bhaji
6 Amaranthus caudatus L Amaranthaceae Kedar chua Bhaji
7 Amaranthus gangaticus L Amaranthaceae Jadi/Jari Bhaji
8 Amaranthus spinosus L Amaranthaceae Chaulai Kata/Kanta Bhaji
9 Amaranthus tricolour L Amaranthaceae Lal Bhaji
10 Amaranthus viridis L Amaranthaceae Chaulai Bhaji
11 Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell Scrophulariaceae Brahmi Saag
12 Basella rubra L Basellaceae Poi Bhaji
13 Bauhinia purpurea L Caesalpiniaceae Koliari Bhaji
14 Begonia picta Sm Begoniaceae Patharchati
15 Boerhaavia diffusa L Urticaceae Patharri Bhaji
16 Brassica compestris L Brassicaceae Sarson Bhaji
17 Brassica oleracea botrytis L Brassicaceae Gobhi Bhaji
18 Brassica oleracea var. capitata L Brassicaceae Bandagobhi Bhaji
19 Brassica oleracea var.caularpa L Brassicaceae Gantha gobhi Bhaji
20 Butomopsis latifolia Kunth Butomaceae Chanti Bhaji
21 Caesulia axillaries Roxb Asteraceae Muchri Bhaji
22 Capsicum annum L Solanaceae Mirchi Bhaji
23 Carthemnus oxycantha L Asteraceae Kusum Bhaji
24 Cassia mimosoides L Caesalpiniaceae Jirhul Bhaji
25 Cassia tora L Caesalpiniaceae Charota Bhaji
26 Celosia Argentina Amaranthaceae Silyari/Phool Bhaji
27 Centella asiatica (L.) Apiaceae Beng Saag/Muskeni Bhaji
28 Chenopdium album L Chenopodiaceae Bathua Bhaji
29 Chorchorus olitorius L Tiliaceae Chech Bhaji
30 Cicer arietinum L Papilionaceae Chana Bhaji
31 Cissus qudrangularis Vitaceae Hadjod/Singari Saag
32 Cleome viscosa Capparidaceae Hurhuria Bhaji
33 Coccinia grandis Cucurbitaceae Kunduru Bhaji
34 Colocasia antiquarum Schott Araceae Kochai Bhaji
35 Commelina benghalensis L Commelinaceae Kaunaakeny Bhaji
36 Corchorus acutangulus Lam Tiliaceae Masaria Bhaji
37 Corchorus- Fascicularis Tiliaceae Lal Chench Bhaji
38 Cordia myxa Roxb Boraginaceae Bohar Bhaji
39 Cucumus sativus Cucurbitaceae Kakdi Bhaji
40 Cucurbita maxima Duch Cucurbitaceae Kumda Bhaji
41 Daucus carota Brassicaceae Gajar Bhaji
42 Dolicus lablab Papilionaceae Sem Bhaji
43 Eretia laevis Roxb Ehretiaceae Suruh matha Bhaji
44 Emilia sonchifolia (L.) DC Asteraceae Khapraban Bhaji
45 Euphorbia microphlla Heyne ex Roth Euphorbiaceae Lal chimti Bhaji
46 Ficus religiosa L Urticaceae Pipal Bhaji
47 Hibiscus cannbinus L Malvaceae Patawa Bhaji
48 Hibiscus sabdariffa L Malvaceae Amari Bhaji
49 Ipomoea aquatica Frosk Convolvulaceae Karmatta Bhaji
50 Ipomoea batatas Lam Convolvulaceae Kanda Bhaji
51 Lagenaria vulgaris Cucurbitaceae Lauki Bhaji
52 Lathyrus sativa L Papilionaceae Lakhadi/Tivara Bhaji
53 Lathyrus sp. Papilionaceae Jillo Bhaji
54 Leucas cephalotes Spreng Lamiaceae Gumee Bhaji
55 Marsilea vestita Hook & Grev Marsileaceae Chunchunia/Sunsunia Bhaji
56 Merremia emarginata Burmf Convolvulaceae Muskeny Bhaji
57 Momordica charantia Cucurbitaceae Karela Bhaji
58 Moringa pterygosperma Lam Moringaceae Munga Bhaji
59 Oxalis corniculata Oxalidaceae Amrul/Tinpania Bhaji
60 Partulaca oleracea L Partulacaceae Gol /Kulfa Bhaji
61 Phaceolus radiatus L Papilionaceae Urad Bhaji
62 Phaseolus vulgaris Papilionaceae Barbatti Bhaji
63 Raphanus sativus L Brassicaceae Mooli/Murai Bhaji
64 Solanum nigrum Solanaceae Makoya/Kakamachi Bhaji
65 Shorea robusta L Dipterocarpaceae Hargi Bhaji
66 Solanum tuberosum L Solanaceae Alu Bhaji
67 Spinacea glabra L Chenopodiaceae Khatta Palak Bhaji
68 Spinacea oleracea L Chenopodiaceae Palak Bhaji
69 Trianthema portulacastrum L Aizoaceae Salsa Bhaji
70 Trigonella foenum graceum L Papiolionaceae Methi Bhaji