Rhynchosia schimperi Hochst. ex Boiss.

 
  • 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) : Rhynchosia arenaria Blatt. & Hallb.; Rhynchosia cliffordii Hutch. & E.A.Bruce
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Rhynchosia schimperi Hochst. ex Boiss.
  • Habit : Perennial, suffruticose twiner
  • Habitat : Dry sandy soils, particularly in the desertic zones.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-March
  • Distribution :
    • Rajasthan : Barmer district, Bikaner district, Jaisalmer district, Jodhpur district
  • Native : Ethiopia, Gulf States, India, Iran, Oman, Pakistan, Somalia, Yemen
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : East Ethiopia to North Somalia, Arabian Peninsula to India
  • 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=Rhynchosia schimperi. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

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