The seed of the African yellow daisy Guizotia abyssinica, Niger is known by many names. Originally called Niger in reference to Nigeria and the plant’s origin, the name was trademarked as Niger in 1998 by the Wild Bird Feeding Industry to clarify pronunciation. Many backyard birders also call the seed thistle, but in fact Niger is not related to thistle plants or seeds. It is believed that calling the seed thistle may have become popular because goldfinches, which adore Niger, also feed on thistle and use thistle down to construct their nests.
Niger seed is widely used as a nutritious Bird feed. Gastric, or intestinal cramps, diarrhea, neuralgia, cough hysteria, manis, skin inflammation and boils. Niger seeds has anodyne, useful in nervous infections. In veterinary practice used as urinary disease. The seed is used in the treatment of asthma, cough, epilepsy, myalgia and toothache. The plant is used internally in the treatment of asthma, whooping cough and motion sickness.
Product: Natural Niger Seeds
Quantity:17 or 18 Ton in 20" FCL
Purity: 99 %
Moisture: 8 % MAX.
Packing: 50 Kgs Nett in P.P.Bags
Nhava Sheva Port
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Free samples available with shipping and taxes paid by the buyer
25 Kg & 50 Kg Bag Packing.
Main Export Market(s)
Asia, Australia, Central America, North America, South America, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Middle East, Africa