Desmodium heterophyllum

Desmodium heterophyllum Desmodium heterophyllum Desmodium heterophyllum

Desmodium heterophyllum - A perennial herb with slender prostrate stems rooting at lower nodes and densely covered with hairs; leaves stipulate, tri-foliate; rachis 1.2-1.8 cm long; leaflets 1.2-2.5 cm long; flowers small, pale purple; fruit legume 1.8-2.5 cm long, 3-6 jointed.

Scientific Name Desmodium heterophyllum
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name
Local Name Maha undupiyaliya (මහ උඳුපියළිය)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status Least concerned (NCS 2012)
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Desmodium heterophyllum Desmodium heterophyllum Desmodium heterophyllum

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