Flemingia bracteata (Roxb.) Wight

 
  • 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 bracteatum Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Flemingia bracteata (Roxb.) Wight
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Key identification features : Erect branching shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : October-February
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district, Davanagare district, Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Mysuru district, Shivamogga district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Sambalpur district, Bolangir district, Bargarh district, Malkangiri district
    • Tamil Nadu : Salem district, Coimbatore district, Madurai district, The Nilgiri district
    • Madhya Pradesh : Mandla district,Balaghat district
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar, China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • Gamble 1915 Fl.Mad.Pre. Vol. 1:378
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
    • Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi
    • Gowda, 2004 – Flora of Sringeri
    • Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Flora of Coorg District
    • Manjunath et al., 2003 – Flora of Davanagere District
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Flemingia bracteata. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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