Mastersia assamica Benth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Mastersia cleistocarpa Baker
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Mastersia assamica Benth.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Habitat : Semi-evergreen rain forests
  • Key identification features : Woody climbers, young parts pubescent. Legumes blackish, 10-12 × 2.5-3 cm, thinly leathery, glabrous. Seeds brown, reniform.
  • Distribution :
    • Assam : Assam
  • Native : India, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • Literature :
    • Photographs of Dr. M Sanjappa
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Mastersia assamica. Downloaded on 20 June 2024.

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