Indigofera atropurpurea Buch.-Ham. ex Hornem

 
  • 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) : Indigofera atropurpurea Hornem.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Sakana, Sakena, Kala, Bankati (Hindi)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : In open areas of sal forests
  • Flower, Fruit : March-July
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • Native : Tropical Himalayas
  • World Distribution : India and Tropical Himalayas
  • 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
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Indigofera atropurpurea. Downloaded on 14 June 2024.

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