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  Flemingia grahamiana
 
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  Family: FABACEAE/LEGUMINOSAE (Subfam.: Papilionoideae)
  Citation:  Flemingia grahamiana Wight & Arn., Prodr. 242. 1834; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 2: 228. 1876; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 378(267). 1918; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 144. 1988; Sanjappa, Legumes Ind. 175. 1992; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 51. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 105. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 95. 2002; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 291. 2009.
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  Description: Shrubs, stem scabrous. Leaflets 10 x 5 cm, obovate, obtusely acute, grey-tomentose beneath; nerves to 8 pairs, very prominent beneath, impressed above, reticulate; petiole 5-6 cm long, triquetrous. Racemes 3-5 cm long, 1-3 together, densely yellowish brown hairy; bracts 3 x 2 mm, ovate. Flowers densely arranged, shortly pedicelled; calyx 8 mm long, densely red-glandular, lobes lanceolate; standard 9 x 6 mm, obovate, acute; wings 8 x 1.5 mm, linear-oblong; ovary densely hairy.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-December
  District(s): Palakkad, Idukki, Kannur, Wayanad
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen and semi-evergreen forests
  Distribution: India and Tropical Africa
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Red
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
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  Localities: Kalvarimala, Peruvaripallam, Pandaravarai, Pottikkal forest, Brahmagiri, Lock-hert gap
   
 
   
 
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