Peltophorum africanum Sond.

 
  • Family : CAESALPINIACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : IMLI FAMILY (ईमली फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Caesalpinioideae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Peltophorum africanum Sond.
  • Common name : Horse Bean, Jerusalem thorn
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Waste places, stream sides, also planted
  • Flower, Fruit : November-March
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • West Bengal : West Bengal
  • Native : Tropical America
  • World Distribution : Widely naturalised
  • Literature :
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Peltophorum africanum. Downloaded on 14 June 2024.

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