Erect shrub up to 30 cm tall, densely hairy; leaves sessile, oblong, up to 7 cm long, tip rounded; stipules large decurrent base to form winged stem; Flowers yellow in short racemes; calyx densely hairy; petals yellow, slightly longer than calyx; pod oblong, up to 4 cm long, glabrous.
 


  
sending the photograph of Crotolaria bialata syn. Crotolaria alata from Ranpur
Name of the species: Crotolaria bialata 
Family: Papilionaceae
Place of collection: Mahendragiri, Gajapati, Orissa
Habit: Herb
Habitat: Wild, Grasslands
Altitude: 1500 m above msl
Description: Softy hairy herb, 30-60 cm; stem winged, leaves simple, subsessile, elliptic-oblong, silky beneath,; recemes leaf opposed, bract small, yellow flowers


 

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This Crotalaria was recorded from Gori Valley area…
Is this winged stem Crotalaria (C. alata) ? as suggested by the pics..


Yes C.alata to me.


Yes, …!

 

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Help with ID from Chakauri, Uttarakhand-GSJUNE2016/04 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Please help in ID, this small plant I had earlier thought to be some legume, with simple leaves, but perhaps it is not, 
Chakauri, Uttarakhand 
April 16, 2012


Appear as Crotalaria alata.
eFI page on C.alata.

Thanks …, I think you are right, the upper two image on eFI page are incidentally mine only.


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Crotalaria alata D.Don : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (8)

Sharing some pictures I guess is Crotalaria alata D.Don shot at Jitpurphedi Nepal on 27 August 2016 at 6200 ft.
Nepali Names: बोक्सिबाजा Boksibaajaa / छिमछिमे Chhimachhime / सिंगे सिंगे Singe Singe / ठुलो बोक्सिबाजा Thulo Boksibaajaa /  ठुलो छेके Thulo Chheke 


I think matches with images at Crotalaria alata


Is it possible for Crotalaria alata D.Don at this elevation ?


Location: Thula Khet, Pokhara, Nepal 

Date : 10 August 2017

Altitude : 2800 ft.


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Crotalaria alata Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don, ??? : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (8)
Location: Relli River,Kalimpong, India
Date: 24 May  2017
Altitude: 2000 ft.

I also think these matches with images at Crotalaria alata D.Don


  

 

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ID No. 25052011 RD01:  Help to identify this wild herb
Date/Time- 25/5/2011- 2 PM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS-   Assam, Alt 190m
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild Type
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-  Herb (30-60cm)
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size 4-6X1.6-2.5 cm
Flower- Yellow in pair
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Pod


Yes! Stipules decurrent along stem…. Crotalaria alata from me too…


 
Kindly help in the ID of this legume with distinctly winged stems, photographed from Ukhimath in Uttarakhand.


I think it is Crotalaria alata.


Yes Sir it is C.alata.


 

 

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Crotalaria alata D. Don, Prodr. fl. nepal. 241. 1825
Erect shrub up to 30 cm tall, densely hairy; leaves sessile, oblong, up to 7 cm long, tip rounded; stipules large decurrent base to form winged stem; Flowers yellow in short racemes; calyx densely hairy; petals yellow, slightly longer than calyx; pod oblong, up to 4 cm long, glabrous.
Photographed from Ukhimath in Uttarakhand.  


 

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Fabaceae for id : 7 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (6)- around 600 kb each. 
Please help to identify this Fabaceae plant.
Photographed at Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh
Altitude – 750meters asl
Dated – 20/8/2018

This appears to be Crotalaria alata D.Don [Leguminosae].

Thanks … it matches Crotalaria alata.


 

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SK 2286 09 November 2019 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)-1, 2 & 2 mb.
Location:  Harthok, Palpa
Date: 25 September 2019
Elevation: 1460 m.

Habit : Wild

Crotalaria ?? Winged stem like C. alata but leaf is trifoliate and coarse and hirsut underneath.

Attachments (2) -3 & 4 mb.

Attachments (1) – 7 mb.


I think there are two different plants here. Flowering one is Crotalaria alata D.Don with simple leaves.
Non flowering one is with trifoliate leaves.


Yes …!


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