Trigonella emodi 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) : Botryolotus cachemyrianus Jaub. & Spach; Melilotus emodi Graham; Melissitus cachemyrianus (Jaub. & Spach) Latsch.; Melissitus emodi (Benth.) Latsch.; Pocockia cachemirica (Benth.) Boiss.; Telis emodi (Benth.) Kuntze; Telis kotschyi Kuntze; Trigonella emodi var. oblongifolia Balodi & R.R.Rao; Trigonella himalaica Wall. ex Baker
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Trigonella emodi Benth.
  • Common name : Himalayan Fenugreek
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Ravine shores or meadows by woodlands of the Himalayan valleys; 2700-3800 m. altitude
  • Flower, Fruit : June-September
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Kinnaur district
  • Native : Afghanistan, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Afghanistan to 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: 112
    • GRIERSON A.J.C. & LONG D.G. (1983). FLORA OF BHUTAN INCLUDING A RECORD OF PLANTS FROM SIKKIM Vol. 1: Part 3. ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN, EDINBURGH: 729-730
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Trigonella emodi. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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