Psoralea corylifolia L.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Psoralea corylifolia
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cullen corylifolium (L.)Medik.
  • Common name : Babchi seeds plant
  • Vernacular name : Vakuchi, Bakuchi (San.); Bakuchi, Babchi (Hin.); Bavanchi gida, Somaraji (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : Sedgwick 1815 (BLAT), R.R.Rao 750
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments : Cultivated for its medicinal value. Also occur as an escape.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Belgaum, Gulbarga, Mysore, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1984; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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