Vigna vexillata var. angustifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Baker

  • 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) : Vigna vexillata var. angustifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Baker
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Hilly tracts of India
  • Key identification features : Herb with prostrate branches, hairy. Pods sub-compressed covered with short brown hairs when young, 8-15 seeded
  • World Distribution : India, Africa, Australia, Bhutan, Vietnam, Cambodia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. vexillata var. angustifolia. Downloaded on 12 July 2020.


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