Glycyrrhiza glabra, liquorice, perennial herb with pinnate compound leaves, white flowers purple tipped, roots yield flavouring

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Glycyrrhiza glabra, liquorice, perennial herb with pinnate compound leaves, white flowers purple tipped, roots yield flavouring
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Glycyrrhiza glabra, licorice, liquorice, mulathi in Hindi, family Fabaceae, herbaceous stoloniferous perennial with pinnate compound leaves with 9-17 leaflets, pale white flowers with purple tips, in racemes, 2-3 cm long pod with several seeds, roots yield flavouring agent used to flavour tobacco and candles. Also used medicinally.
Location: Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi, India