7 मार्च Flowers white. It perenates by fleshy roots/root-tubers. Tuberous root is used in ayurvedic medicin. Cultivation of safed musli is more profitable. of many Ayurvedic tonics. The roots fetch an attractive market price (presently. Rs , per kg of dry peeled fleshy roots). Safed musli. CLIMATE. It can be. Chlorophytum borivilianum (family Liliaceae) is a high-value medicinal plant becoming rare because it is harvested fromthe wild. To encourage.

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Intercultural Operations in Safed Musli Cultivation: It is a pathogenic disease which causes yellowing of leaves then withering and then ultimately death of the whole leaf.

While selecting the seeds, care should be taken and try to get these seeds from well known sources. Mulching is done for the better growth. Generally, good seeds will have disc or crown with them.

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The respondents of both the categories possessed minimum knowledge regarding some of the subaspects of improved cultivation of safed musli viz. Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: Seeds start germinating in about days.


Safed Musli is a herb with linear leaves appearing over ground with the advent of summer rains. Land is mainly prepared in the month of April — May. Soil should have proper drainage to swfed out any excess water. Seed treatment To protect crop from insect, pest and diseases, treatment of fungicide and growth promoter are done. Nursery bed should be well prepared on which seedlings are raised.

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Well-decomposed organic matter of cow dung can be applied in the soil during land preparation. Application of Metacid 0.

The major findings of the study are as follows: In case of water problem and to use the water effectively at root system, one can opt out for drip irrigation. Safed musli Chlorophytum borivilianum is one of the most important medicinal plants. Skip to Home page. If any deficiency is seen in growth of plant then immediate required spray should be given.

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Post Harvesting in Safed Musli Cultivation: This email not exits in our system!. Majority of respondents of both the categories had moderate attitude and there was found to be significant difference between tribals and non-tribals regarding their attitude towards improved cultivation of safed musli.


Please check your email. Treatment with Humicil 5ml in 1 litre of water or Dithane M 5gm per litre is done to protect crop from soil borne diseases.


The crop matures in about 90 days under cultivation. Remove any weeds from previously cultivated crops.

These varieties are maintained and collected by RAU, Udaipur. The botanical name of Safed musli is Chlorophytum borivilianum. Roots are the economic part of this medicinal herb. They are found to give good yield and high saponin content.

Safed musli is of great importance in context due to its medicinal muslii. It is better to prepare raised beds along the slope of the land for proper drainage. If soil is of clayey nature then apply Mycemeel 1. Flowers are star shaped, 2cm across and yellow or green in color.