Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Flemingia macrophylla (Willd.) Merr.

Family: Papilionaceae Genus: Flemingia Species: Flemingia macrophylla (Willd.) Merr.






Synonym Moghania semialata (W.T.Aiton) Mukerjee, Moghania macrophylla Flower Color White
Common Name Bara solpan, Ban chola Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Winged-Stalk Flemingia Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Ching Hawai Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude Up to 2000 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruits are small and turn brown when ripening; they are dehiscent, generally with two shiny black seeds
Habitat Occurs in shaded locations scrub,woodlands, grasslands, gallery forest edges Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Indonesia, Bhutan, Southern China, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Nepal, Northern Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines and Sri Lanka Bark Details Smooth grey bark dense hairy
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Trifoliate
Description of Species It is a woody, perennial deep-rooting and leafy shrub is about 0.6-2.4 m high (rarely 3 m) Leaf Details Leaves are trifoliolate, with 2.5-7.5 cm long, narrowly winged stalk. Leaflets are up to 15.0 cm long, 5 cm broad, broadly lanceshaped, long-pointed, minutely gland-dotted below, the lateral leaflets oblique

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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