Desmodium velutinum (Willd.) DC.

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Desmodium (9)

           Epithet: velutinum (Willd.) DC. (2)

velutinum => velvet-like, covered closely with short, soft hairs

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

External links

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