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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Cassia javanica subsp. nodosa (Buchanan-Hamilton ex Roxburgh)

Family: Caesalpiniaceae Genus: Cassia Species: Cassia javanica subsp. nodosa (Buchanan-Hamilton ex Roxburgh)( जावा कैसिया )






Synonym Cassia nodosa Buchanan-Hamilton ex Roxburgh Flower Color Red - Pink
Common Name Java Cassia Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name pple Blossom Cassia,Nodding Cassia,Burmese Pink Cassia,Java Cassia,Pink Cassia,Pink Shower Flowering Period Jan-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name Java-ki-Rani Fruiting Period Jan-Dec
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit in long cylindrical dark brown pods.
Habitat Tropical regions and usually found in more open sites in the forest, but can also occur in closed evergreen primary forest, also occurs in deciduous monsoon forest. It is often naturalized in secondary forest close to locations where it has been planted. Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Native to the tropical regions of Asia, India to Malaysia, Sumatra, Indonesia, southern China, and the Philippines. Cultivated in India Bark Details New woody stems brown and the mature bark is light gray with thick vertical sections of dark brown.
Distribution in Haryana Bhiwani, Gurgaon, Yamuna Nagar Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Pinnate
Description of Species Leaf Details Leaves paripinnate, made up of 12 pairs of leaflets; leaflets elliptic or oblong and rounded at the apex and base.

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details