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Hairy senna

Halbi Name hairy-senna-2
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Fusi charota
Scientific name Cassia hirsuta (L.)
Family Leguminaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Compound (pinnate) leaves are alternately arranged along the stems and borne on ribbed stalks (petioles). Photo Gallery
Flower hairy-senna-1hairy-senna-3
Fruit/ seed A slightly sickle-shaped (falcate) brown pod
Habitat and distribution Roade side and wastelands
Flowering and fruiting September to December
Associated with Roadside flora
Habit A large upright (erect) herbaceous plant, or somewhat long-lived (perennial) shrub, becoming slightly woody with 0.5-3 m tall.
Inflorescence Yellow to deep orange-yellow irregular flowers in small unbranched clusters in the upper leaf forks or at the tips of the branches (in terminal or axillary racemes).

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