Tephrosia collina V.S.Sharma

  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LEGUMINOSAE
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Tephrosia collina V.S.Sharma
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Leaves imparipinnate, lax and usually few. Racemes terminal or leaf opposed, much elongate, pedunculate, laxly 5-12 flowered from usually above the middle or still high up, flowers 1-3 at each node, very rarely at the lowermost node subtended by a small leaf. Flowers creamy, densely argenteo-hirsute, lateral thickened in fruits
  • Flower, Fruit : August-October
  • Literature : M.R. Almeida (1998). Flora of Maharashtra vol.2
  • 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=Tephrosia collina. Downloaded on 13 July 2020.


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