Crotalaria ferruginea Graham ex Benth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Crotalaria ferruginea Benth.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Tropical moist deciduous forests, Tropical dry deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Common in the dry deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Kerala : Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Odisha : Kalhandi district
  • World Distribution : India, Nepal, Bhutan, Java, Philippines, Formosa, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Taiwan
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Crotalaria ferruginea. Downloaded on 13 June 2024.

Botanical Description

Habitat

India Distribution

World Distribution

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