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Sauropus androgynus or star gooseberry is an evergreen perennial which grows in acidic and heavy clayey soil. It is an edible plant which has many medicinal uses. This plant is also used in various foods in various countries. In some countries, it is taken raw. The most important part is that it is believed that this plant can reduce pressure and helps in weight loss.
It is a low maintenance and a fast growing plant which grows in most of the soil but prefers acidic and clayey soil.
It needs a good amount of sunlight and shade for growth.
It grows well in acidic and heavily clayey soil but grows in almost every soil and can withstand in temperate and humid regions.
It needs a normal amount of water and during summer it needs lots of water and during winter it doesn't need much water.
During early stage make sure to make water so that the soil does not dry. If it dries then there is a chance that the plant may die.
This plant can withstand a heavy sunlight and it needs a lot of sunlight but it should be noted that it also stays in the shade for a while.
Since it is a jungle plant it also needs shade for survival and so leave the plant in the shade for a while.
The flower of this plant is maroon in color and this flower is used for cooking but this plant doesn't flower much.
Seeds are also used for propagation but the better way is by stem cutting since the plant growing by stem cutting grows faster than plants growing by seed.
This plant grows to a height of 5-6 meters and spread up to 2-3 meters which also can be grown inside.
While growing inside it needs to be cut so that it does not outgrow and there are more benefits if it is grown outside as the plant grows bigger and so more leaves will be there to cook.
As for most of the plants feed it with a nitrogen-rich fertilizer and using liquid fertilizer can be the best solution.
This plant can be fed with the fertilizer with every month for the better growth as it is already a fast-growing plant
This plant is edible and is used in most of the countries in various foods and also it is believed that it reduces pressure and helps in burning body fat.
This plant is also recommended for patients with high blood pressure and it is rich in nutrients.