Crotalaria pallida Ait., Syn. C. mucronate Desv

Family : Fabaceae

Local name : Shon-goch (As.)

Shrub with alternate 3-foliate leaves; leaflets pubescent beneath; flowers yellow with purple veins, in racemes; pods 25 - 30 seeded.

Distribution : Common as roadside weed, also grown as crop.

Uses : Roots used in arthralgia.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam