Psoralea plicata Delile

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Lotodes plicatum (Delile) Kuntze; Munbya plicata (Delile) Pomel; Psoralea obovata Roxb.; Psoralea odorata Blatt. & Hallb.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cullen plicatum (Delile) C.H.Stirt.
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Dry sandy habitats, particularly in the desertic zones
  • Flower, Fruit : November-March
  • Distribution :
    • Rajasthan : AGMR, Barmer district, Bikaner district, Churu district, Sri Ganganagar district
  • Native : Algeria, Cape Provinces, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Somalia, Sudan, Western Sahara
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Sahara to North-West India, South Africa
  • Literature :
    • Shetty B.V. and Singh V., (1987). Flora of India Series 2 Flora of Rajasthan Vol. 1. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India. PP- 456
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Psoralea plicata. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

India Distribution

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