Desmodium gangeticum

Desmodium gangeticum Desmodium gangeticum Desmodium gangeticum

Desmodium gangeticum - A slender undershrub, 0.6-1.2 m high, young parts hairy; leaves stipulate1-foliate; petioles1.8-3.1 cm long, hairy; leaflets 9-12 cm long, 3-6 cm broad; flowers small; fruit a legume small, 1.2-2.5 cm long, 4-8 jointed.

Scientific Name Desmodium gangeticum
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name Sal leaved desmodium
Local Name Shalaparni (ශාලපර්ණී)
Sanskrit Name Shaliparni
Conservation Status Endangered (2012 NCS)
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Desmodium gangeticum Desmodium gangeticum Desmodium gangeticum

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