Caragana gerardiana Benth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Aspalathus gerardianus (Benth.) Kuntze; Caragana nuristanica Rech.f. & Edelb.; Caragana pulcherrima Vassilcz.; Caragana rossii Vassilcz.; Caragana spinosissima Benth.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Caragana gerrardiana Benth.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : On slopes in scrub; at elevations from 3700 - 4200 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : May-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tibet, West Himalaya
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Afghanistan to Tibet
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 103
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Caragana gerardiana. Downloaded on 19 June 2024.

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