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''Plantago ovata'', known by many common names including blond plantain, desert Indianwheat, blond psyllium, and ispaghul, is a medicinal plant native to Western Asia and Southern Asia. The plant can be found growing wild in the southwestern United States, where it is considered a possibly introduced species.

It is a common source of psyllium, a type of dietary fiber. Psyllium seed husks are indigestible and are a source of soluble fiber which may be fermented into butyrate – a pharmacologically.. more

Similar species: Lamiales
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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Uploaded Jan 6, 2020. Captured Jan 4, 2020 13:33 in Unnamed Road, Israel.
  • E-M1
  • f/7.1
  • 1/250s
  • ISO200
  • 17mm