Indigofera nigrescens Kurz ex King & Prain

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Synonym(s) : Indigofera formosana Matsum.; Indigofera mekongensis Jesson
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Indigofera nigrescens Kurz ex King & Prain
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Erect shrubs, 0.5 -1 m high; Leaflets 7-15, oblong-ovate, often emarginate at apex; Flowers crimson red in dense axillary racemes; Pods terete, 6-8 seeded.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Kameng, Tirap
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, China, Bhutan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 402-403
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Indigofera nigrescens. Downloaded on 20 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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