Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula Cassia fistula Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula - Trees, to about 20 m tall; stems glabrous; leaves 10-4-(-60) cm long with (2-)3-8 pairs of leaflets; leaflets 6-10(-20) long,3.5-9 cm wide; inflorescences 10-40 cm long, many flowered; flowers on pedicels, 3-5(-7.5) cm long; petals yellow; fruit pendulous, black, smooth, 20-60 cm long, 1.5-2 cm in diameter, 40-100 seeded; seeds brown, glossy, , 7.5 mm long, 6-7 mm wide.

Scientific Name Cassia fistula
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name Golden shower tree / Indian Laburnum
Local Name Ehela (ඇහැළ)
Sanskrit Name Aragvadha, Chaturangula, Krutamalaka
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts None

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