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Showy
Rattlepod

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Showy Rattlepod

Crotalaria spectabilis

Showy Rattlepod is a perennial shrub, 1-1.5 m tall. Oblong leaves are 4-9 cm long, with a wedge-shaped base. Numerous large yellow flowers occur in erect racemes, 15-30 cm long, at the end of branches. Flowers are 2.5 cm across, bright yellow, with purple tinge. The "standard" petal is circular.

Greater Rattlepod, Showy Crotalaria, Showy Rattlebox

Regional Names
  • Hindi:
    सन्नी, घुंगरी, धुनधुनी, झुनझुनिया
  • Marathi:
    डिंगळा, खुळखुळा
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FABALES
FABACEAE
Crotalaria spectabilis