DC., Alhagi camelorum Fisch., Hedysarum alhagi Linn.
||Red - Pink
||Camel thorn, Dhanvayasa
|English / Trade Name
||Camelsthorn, Caspian manna
|Vernacular /Local Name
||Up to 1000m
||Small legume pods, which are brown or reddish and constricted between the seeds. The seeds are mottled brown beans.
||Noxious weed, with wide soil tolerance, thriving on saline, sandy, rocky, and dry soils.
||Temperate and tropical Eurasia
||Bark gray-green thicket with long spines along the branches.
|Distribution in Haryana
||Hisar, Jhajjar, Jind, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Rohtak
||Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
|Description of Species
||Tree up to 20 feet from the parent plant. Bark gray-green thicket with long spines along the branches. Leaves alternately arranged, grayish green, smooth (entire) margins. oval to lance-shaped. Flower solitary, small, bright pink to maroon pea. Fruit a pod, brown or reddish and constricted between the seeds. Seeds mottled brown.
||Leaves alternately arranged, grayish green, smooth (entire) margins. oval to lance-shaped.