Derris ferruginea (Wall. ex Voigt) Benth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Synonym(s) : Deguelia ferruginea (Wall. ex Voigt) Taub.; Pongamia ferruginea Graham; Pterocarpus ferrugineus (Wall. ex Voigt) Kuntze; Robinia ferruginea Roxb.; Tephrosia ferruginea Wall. ex Voigt
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Derris ferruginea (Wall. ex Voigt) Benth.
  • Habit : Woody climber
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Woody climbers; young parts pubescent; Leaflets 7-9, fmely pubescent beneath; Flowers in panicles; vexillum without callosites, white with pink tinge; Pods winged along upper and lower sutures, brown.
  • Flower, Fruit : March- August
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Lohit
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Hainan, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 389-390
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Derris ferruginea. Downloaded on 17 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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