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Cassia surattensis var. suffruticosa (Koen. ex Roth) Ali, Stat. nov.

  • Cassia glauca var. suffruticosa (Koen. ex Roth) Baker
  • Cassia suffruticosa Koen. ex Roth

    Leaves 3.0-8.5 cm or less long, leaflets 0.8-3.5 cm long, obovate, fruit less than or equal to 8.5 cm long, 10-12 seeded.

    Fl. Per.: Winter months.

    Type: “subnomine Cassiae suffruticosae Koenig benevole communicavit Celebr. Heyne ex India orientali”. not seen.

    Distribution: Widely distributed (cultivated) in Pakistan and India. It has been reported from Australia and Polynesia, but the Australian material seems to be less distinct and more variable.

    Further critical investigation of the complex seems desirable.


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