Lespedeza striata (Thunb.) Hook. & Arn.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Synonym(s) : Desmodium striatum (Thunb.) DC.; Hedysarum striatum Thunb.; Lespedeza striata (Thunb.) Hook. & Arn.; Microlespedeza makinoi Tanaka; Microlespedeza striata (Thunb.) Makino
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Kummerowia striata (Thunb.) Schindl.
  • Habit : Herbs
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Key identification features : Small, proatrate, annual herbs up Ie 15 cm high; Leavee 3-foIiolate; Flowers apetalous; calyx teeth broadly obovate, ridged reticulate veined; bracteoles 3 or 4; Pods orbiculate, compressed; Seeds minute, obliquely obloq.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- January
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Subansiri, Tirap
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Amur, India, China, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Laos, Manchuria, Nansei-shoto, Primorye, Taiwan, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 406
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Lespedeza striata. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

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