Vicia sativa var. angustifolia L.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Vicia sativa subsp. nigra Ehrh.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Weed in the gardens
  • Key identification features : Differs from the proper species in the diffuse and dwarf habit, shorter leaflets having deeply emarginate apex, smaller corolla (10-18 mm), calyx- teeth shorter than tube and pods black or brown.
  • Flower, Fruit : January-April
  • Distribution :
    • Rajasthan : Jodhpur district, Kota district
  • 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=Vicia sativa var. angustifolia. Downloaded on 21 June 2024.

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