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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Senna floribunda (Cav.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby

Family: Caesalpiniaceae Genus: Senna  Species: Senna floribunda (Cav.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby






Synonym Cassia floribunda Cav. Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Golden Showy Cassia Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 900-2500 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit 6-10 cm long, 12-15 mm broad, c. 50 seeded, glabrous
Habitat An ornamental plant Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Indigenous to America from Mexico to Brazil Bark Details Smooth glabrous bark
Distribution in manipur , Central, Eastern, Jiribam Origin Exotic
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Shrub or small tree 1.5-4 m tall, stipules linear, falcate, 8-9 mm long, caducous, petiole 1.5-5 cm long, rachis 6-12 cm long, clavate or conical gland between all or all except the upper pair of petiolules Leaf Details Leaves: petiole and rhachis 6,5-10 (-19) cm long: stipules linear, acute, up to 10 mm long, 1-1,5 mm wide, glabrous caducous; petiole (2,5-)3-4,5 cm long including basal pulvinus, petiolar gland lacking; rhachis channelled adaxially, with a sub-sessile cylindric, elliptic or obovate, dark gland between each pair of leaflets, or sometimes excluding the uppermost; leaflets in (2-)3-4 pairs, elliptic or ovate, (2,5-)5-7,5(-10,5) cm long (l,5-)2-3,5 cm wide

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