Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Poir.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Species : Sesbania grandiflora
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Pers.
  • Common name : Vegetable Humming bird
  • Vernacular name : Agasae (Kan.)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : Indonesia
  • Comments : Planted along fields. Sometimes cultivated in gardens for their showy flowers. Leaves and tender pods are eaten as vegetable.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Davanagere, Bangalore, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Manjunatha et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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