Alhagi pseudalhagi (M. Bieb.) Desv. ex B. Keller & Shap.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Basionym : Hedysarum pseudalhagi M.Bieb
  • Synonym(s) : Alhagi maurorum Baker
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Alhagi pseudalhagi (M. Bieb.) Desv. ex B. Keller & Shap.
  • Common name : Camel Thorn
  • Vernacular name :
    • Javasau (Gujarati)
    • Javasa, Oont-jhari (Hindi)
    • Manna (Oriya)
    • Dhanvayasa, Dhanvayasaka, Duralabha ( Sanskrit)
    • Thurnjbin (Tamil)
    • Tell-giniyachettu (Telugu)
    • Bikh jawansa, Jawasa, Turanjabeen (Urdu)
  • Habit : Thorny shrub
  • Habitat : Growing on saline, sandy, rocky, and dry soils in drier parts
  • Flower, Fruit : April-September
  • Native : Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, northwest China, Cyprus, northern India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mongolia, Pakistan, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Russia
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, northwest China, Cyprus, northern India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mongolia, Pakistan, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Russia, Australia and Southwest U.S.
  • Literature :
    • Shah G. L. (1978). Flora of Gujarat State Part 1. University Press Sardar Patel University: 177
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Alhagi pseudalhagi. Downloaded on 13 June 2024.

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