Millettia caudata (Benth.) Baker

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Synonym(s) : Otosema caudata Benth.; Phaseoloides caudatum (Benth.) Kuntze; Pongamia caudata Graham
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Millettia caudata (Benth.) Baker
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Small trees up to 5 m high; Leaflets oblong to lanceolate, acuminate, glabrous beneath; Flowers small, densely brownish silky; Pods flat, 3-5 seeded, appressed pubescent.
  • Flower, Fruit : June- December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 407
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Millettia caudata. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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