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Myriactis nepalensis is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.50 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
E. Asia - Himalayas.
Open places along trails and as a weed of cultivated ground at elevations of 1400 - 3900 metres in Nepal[
We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. However, judging by its native range, it is likely to succeed outdoors in many areas of the country.
Leaves and young shoots - cooked[
The roasted fruits are pickled[
Seed - sow spring in sheltered conditions and plant out in late spring. If sufficient seed is available then the seed can probably be sown outdoors in situ in the spring[