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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Safed Musli Crop Information | Apni Kheti

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated. Safed Musli is a herb with linear leaves appearing over ground with the advent of summer rains. Saffed you are planning for large scale or commercial cultivation of musli, soil test needs to be carried out to find out the soil health and it provides the opportunity to supplement the soil with deficient micro-nutrients. The growing method of musli is very easy and anyone who has no experience of farming can go for it.

How to grow Safed Musli (Chlorophytum Borivilianum) – Krishisewa

Local Names of Safed Musli in India: Seed treatment To protect crop from insect, pest and diseases, treatment of fungicide and growth promoter are done.

The respondents of both the categories possessed minimum knowledge regarding some of the subaspects of improved cultivation of safed musli viz.

The data were collected by the researcher with the help of well constructed interview schedule by face to face method of interview technique. Yield in Safed Musli Cultivation: As it mostly grown as rainy season crop, it does not require irrigation during the rainy season.


The seed should be sown half inch depth in the soil. Sign Up With Email: Land Preparation in Safed Musli Cultivation: Harvesting in Safed Safe Cultivation: Brinjal Varieties and Diseases Information.

For Safed musli, it required well prepared nursery beds. Usually, in dry spell, irrigation can be carried out at 2 week interval. Safed Musli requires well drained loamy to sandy loam soils rich in organic matter.

For Sheep and Goat Farming in India: This is about having 30, to 35, fingers in one acre. For good growth and better development apply irrigation at the ssfed of days. It gives best result when grown under red soil rich in organic cyltivation. The botanical name of Safed musli is Chlorophytum borivilianum. The seeds should be sown in a very well prepared seed bed which is heavily manured by using FYM or leaf litter in the first or second week of June and adequate moisture should be continuously maintained during absence of rain in early part of the season.

Seed spacing can be 10 in x 12 in.

It is estimated that kg of root stocks will be required for planting one ha land. At the time of the leaf fall, the tubers are light in colour and, as they mature by time, they turn into deep black colour. At maturity the leaves start yellowing and ultimately dry up from the collar part and fall down. The white musalitubers obtained are dried spread in the shade for about days to dry-out its moisture. It was found that majority of respondents 70 The crop may be sown after receipt of rains.


It was found that in case of tribal respondents there has been highly significant correlation between education and media exposure with knowledge, house with adoption and media exposure with attitude. Safed musli Chlorophytum borivilianum is one of the most important medicinal plants.

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Safed Musli is a medicinal plant that is native to India. Its roots are used for preparing various drugs.

This email not exits in our system!. Later, when soil moisture get reduced in the fields, irrigation may be done after 10 to 15 days interval. Harvesting of tuber is done when they changes its color from light to deep black.

You have successfully login. It can tolerate mountain slopes or sloppy lands. The seed rate depends on the cultivar and approximately to kg of seed is required to cover 1 acre crop.

Out of total ten aspects of improved cultivation of safed muski, selected for assessing extent of adoption, maximum adoption was reported in selection of soil and weed control and minimum adoption in plant protection measures.

The seedlings can be transplanted muslli the field during the next Kharif season only at 30×15 cm spacing because the development of plants as well as roots by means of seeds in the first year is not vigorous enough as compared the vegetatively propagated plants.