Groundnut / Peanut

Groundnut Synonymy: Peanut Local name: চিনাবাদাম (‘Chinabadam’)  Scientific name: Arachis hypogea L.   Taxonomic position According to Cronquist (1988) Kingdom         : PlantaeDivision           : MagnoliophytaClass                :Magnoliopsida Subclass          : Rosidae Order               : FabalesFamily             : Fabacaeae Genus              : Arachis Species            :  A. hypogea   Botanical Description of Groundnut  Habit: Annual prostate to erect herb with usually root nodules.   Root: Taproot with lateral branching. […]

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