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Bunga-bunga liar Malaysia
(Wild flowers of Malaysia)


Nama (Malay Name) Ragi
Keluarga (Family) GRAMINEAE
    = POACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Eleusine coracana (L.) Kunth
Saiz Biasa (Size) 20 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Millet
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi
Lokasi (Location) Petaling Jaya, by roadside


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Pokok bijirin yang bukan tempatan. Bijinya biasa digunakan sebagai makan burung sangka. Kadang-kadang pokok ini terjumpa ditepi jalan disebabkan terjatuh dan membiak di sana.

This cereal is not a native plant. The grains are frequently used to feed caged bords. Occasionally they can be found by the roadside, as the grains might have been dropped and the managed to grow there..


Rujukan (References)

      Buku (Books)

1.       Agricultural leaflet; Agricultural Department; (1962); ministry od Agriculture;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page)


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya