Cassia sophera

Cassia sophera Cassia sophera Cassia sophera

Cassia sophera - Shrubs, to about 3 m tall; young stems glabrous; leaves (7-)15-25 cm long with 6-10 pairs of leaflets, bearing a gland at the base of the petiole; leaflets (2-)3-9 long,1-2.5 cm wide; inflorescences simple or compound, about 4-10 flowered; flowers on pedicels, (8-)10-15(-18) mm long; petals yellow; fruit 5-10 cm long, 0.5-1 cm wide, 30-40 seeded; seeds 4-4.5 mm long, 3.5-4.5 mm wide.

Scientific Name Cassia sophera
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name
Local Name Uru thora (ඌරු තෝර)
Sanskrit Name Kasamarda
Conservation Status Least concerned (NCS 2012)
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Cassia sophera Cassia sophera Cassia sophera

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