Chesneya cuneata (Benth.) Ali

 
  • 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) : Calophaca cuneata (Benth.) Kom.; Caragana cuneata (Benth.) Baker; Gueldenstaedtia cuneata Benth.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Chesneya cuneata (Benth.) Ali
  • Common name : Wedge-Leaf Chesneya
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Dry slopes on hills, gravelly areas, between stones; 3300 - 4300 m. altitude
  • Flower, Fruit : May-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Manali
    • Ladakh : Ladakh
  • Native : Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya, Xinjiang
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya, Xinjiang
  • 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=Chesneya cuneata. Downloaded on 20 June 2024.

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