Chamaecrista absus (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby (syn. Cassia absus L.; Cassia babylonica Schrank; Cassia coccinea Wall.; Cassia exigua Roxb.; Cassia foliolis L.; Cassia thonningii DC.; Cassia viscida Zoll.; Grimaldia absus (L.) Britton & Rose; Grimaldia absus (L.) Link; Grimaldia opifera Schrank; Senna absus (L.) Roxb.; Senna exigua Roxb.; Senna quadrifolia Burm.);
Tropical Sensitive Pea • Bengali: Chaksi, Benar • Hindi: Banar, Bankultthi, Chaksi • Kannada: Adavihuli, Kaadu huliga, Kannu kutukana beeja • Malayalam: Karin-kolla • Marathi: Chamada, Kankuti, ‘Chimar’ ‘चिमार’ • Sanskrit: Arangakulitthika, aranyakulattha, Aranyakulatthika, Chaksusya, Chakshushya • Tamil: Edikkol, Karunganam, Kattukkol • Telugu: Chanupala-vittulu • Urdu: Chaksu;
Cassia species? : 5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5)
On 31/10/09 on the outskirts of Hyderabad, A.P.
looks like Cassia absus
Thanks a lot, …
Your presence has bolstered Indiantreepix like anything.
It certainly is Cassia absus L. (current name is Chamaecrista absus (L.) H. S. Irwin & Barneby) as per links:
http://www.ayushveda.com/herbs/cassia-absus.htm (medicinal uses),
http://www.aluka.org/action/showCompilationPage?doi=10.5555/AL.AP.COMPILATION.PLANT-NAME-SPECIES.Cassia.absus (specimen etc. from Aluka)
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=126890 (pix from FOZ).
‘Cassia absus’ is called ‘Chimar’ ‘चिमार’ in Marathi.
Yes, the fruits looks like Cassia absus.
Id22092011phk: A herb from Shahpur, Thane
ya Cassia absus, genus now divided into 3, and this one is placed under genus Senna..
The photographs were taken at my farm at Shahpur but both … & I failed to identify it. Sending a photograph from a previous year to showcase the difference. This one was identified as such by Dr. Almeida.
26th September 2014
Looks like C. absus but in our area (Uttarakhand) flowers are yellow. This may be a natural variation.
Id151209phk1 : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Small herb, 6-9 inch height
at Kanakeshwar, Alibag
With leaflets 2 pairs it does match C absus.
Thanks, …, Does not match with images at Chamaecrista absus (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
May be.. but do all images on this page match each other?
Thanks, … I will check up & let you know, if there is any deviation.
This plant is quite familiar to me. Mismatch may be only due to incomplete details seen in other pictures. Images on this post are very clear to suggest the id.
Agree. This is C. absus.
Chamaecrista absus from Morni hills… : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)
Here am attaching some images of Chamaecrista absus Syn.- Cassia absus taken on september2018. Id credit …!!
Senna insularis : Nasik : 06OCT18 : AK – 8 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Had seen this Senna Species on the 25th August,18 in Nasik.
Senna insularis id given by … Thanks …
Missed seeing the open flowers.
Senna insularis (Britton & Rose)H.S.Irwin & Barneby has distribution only in the Caribean as per ILDIS
To me this appears close to images at Chamaecrista absus
Thanks for the correction. I think you may be right.