Sesbania grandiflora

Sesbania grandiflora  Sesbania grandiflora  Sesbania grandiflora

Sesbania grandiflora - Trees, to about 10 m tall; young stems pubescent. Leaves paripinnate with axis about 12-30(-60) cm long, 30-60-foliate; ;eaflets 2-4 cm long, 5-15 mm wide. Inflorescences 2-4-flowered. Flowers about 5-10 cm long; petals red, pink, or white, (5-) 7-8.5(-10) cm long. Fruit 20-60 cm long, 7-9 mm wide, 15-50 seeded; seeds reddish brown, about 1 cm apart, 5 mm long, 4 mm wide, 1.5-2mm thick.

Scientific Name Sesbania grandiflora
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name Hummingbird tree
Local Name Kathuru murunga
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts Leaves & Flowers

Sesbania grandiflora  Sesbania grandiflora  Sesbania grandiflora

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