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Siima Avise (Telugu: సీమ అవిసె)

Fabaceae (pea, or legume family) » Senna alata

 

SEN-nuh -- Latin form of Arabic word for a thorny bush

a-LAY-tuh -- meaning, winged

 

commonly known as: candle bush, candlesticks, large-leafletted eglandular senna, ringworm shrub • Hindi: एड़गज ergaj, प्रपुन्नाड prapunnad • Kannada: ಸೀಮೆ ಅಗಸೆ sime agase • Malayalam: ആനത്തകര aanattakara, മലന്തകര malamtakara, ശീമ അഗത്തി seema agatti, പുഴുക്കാടിത്തകര puzhukkadittakara • Marathi: शिमई अगसे shimai agase • Sanskrit: एडगजः edagaja, प्रपुनाल prapunal, उरभ्रः urabhrh, उरणक्षकः uranakshaka • Tamil: சீமையகத்தி cimai-y-akatti, வண்டுகொல்லி vantu-kolli • Telugu: అవిచిచెట్టు avicicettu, మెట్టతామర metta-tamara, సీమ అవిసె siima avise, తంటెము tantemu • Urdu: ايڙگج ergaj

 

Native to: tropical South America (the Amazon rainforest); naturalised elsewhere in tropics

  

References: Flowers of IndiaRain TreeTop TropicalsM.M.P.N.D.DDSA

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Taken on January 7, 2007