Albizia mollis (Wall.) Boivin

 
  • Family : MIMOSACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BABOOL FAMILY (बबूल फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Mimosoideae
  • Basionym : Mimosa odoratissima L.f.
  • Synonym(s) : Albizia odoratissima var. mollis Benth. ex Baker; Albizia odoratissima var. subhedarii M.R.Almeida
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Albizia julibrissin var. mollis (Wall.) Benth.
  • Common name : East Indian Walnut, Siris Tree, Mother in-law's Tongue
  • Vernacular name :
    • Siris (Hindi)
    • Bage mara, Shirasi mara (Kannada)
    • Sirisha (Sanskrit)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Leaflets grey or tawny velvety
  • Flower, Fruit : March-April
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, Bidar district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Tiruvannamalai district, Vellore district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka, Vol. 1
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1
    • Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Albizia mollis. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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