Haematoxylum campechianum L.

    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : IMLI FAMILY (ईमली फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LEGUMINOSAE
  • Subfamily : Caesalpinioideae
  • Synonym(s) : Haematoxylon campechianum L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Haematoxylum campechianum L.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Planted
  • Key identification features : Shrubs or small trees, 3m tall, thorny. Leaflets 2-5 pairs. Flowers yellow in crowded spikes. Pods are membranous, narrowed at both ends. Seeds solitary.
  • Flower, Fruit : January-June
  • Literature : N.P. Singh & S. Karthikeyan 2000. Flora of Maharashtra vol 1. pp. 803.Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Haematoxylum campechianum. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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