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Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Fabales (241)

        Family: Fabaceae (241)(family description)

          Genus: Sesbania (1)

            Epithet: grandiflora (L.) Pers. (7)

Synonyms: Aeschynomene grandiflora (L.) L., Agati grandiflora (L.) Desv., Coronilla grandiflora (L.) Willd., Dolichos arborescens G.Don, Dolichos arboreus Forssk., Emerus grandiflorus (L.) Hornem., Resupinaria grandiflora (L.) Raf., Robinia grandiflora L., Sesbania mannii Sachet

arborescens => arboreus, like a tree

grandiflora => with flowers larger than the normal

grandiflorus => with flowers larger than the normal


Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Sesbania grandiflora at

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