Business Type : Manufacturer, Exporter, Supplier, Retailer
|Botanical Name||Arachis hypogea|
|Common Name||Peanut or Groundnut|
|Synonyms||Arachis nambyquarae Hoehne,Lathyrus esquirolii H. Lév.|
|Plant Average Height||30 to 50 cm|
Preferred Buyer From
|Location||All Countries Except India|
The peanut leaves are opposite, pinnate with four leaflets (two opposite pairs; no terminal leaflet); each leaflet is 1 to 7 cm long and 1 to 3 cm across.
The flowers are a typical pea flower in shape, 2 to 4 cm across, yellow with reddish veining.
Peanuts, which are high in protein and vitamin B and E, as well as magnesium, manganese, and phosphorus, are eaten raw or boiled and roasted (and often salted) as a snack.