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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb

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[ILDIS]
Use
Medicine

Native to:

Bangladesh, India, West Himalaya

Indigofera prostrata Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 3: 1226 (1803)

Accepted by

  • Chauhan, V. & Pandey, A.K. (2015). A revision of trifoliate Indigofera (Tribe Indigofereae: Fabaceae) in India Phytotaxa 220: 1-29.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Jain, S. K. (1991). Dictionary of Indian Folk Medicine and Ethnobotany

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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