Astragalus polyacanthus Benth.

 
  • 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) : Astragalus psilacanthus Fisch.; Astragalus tenuispinus Bunge; Tragacantha polyacantha (Benth.) Kuntze
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Astragalus polyacanthus Benth.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Himalayas; at altitudes of 2700 - 4600 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : July
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : India, West Himalaya
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : West Himalaya
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 101
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Astragalus polyacanthus. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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