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Derris parviflora
Scientific name: Derris parviflora
Previous name used in the website:
Family name: FABACEAE
English name:
Local name: Sudu kala wel (සුදු කලවැල්) / Kala wel (කල වැල්) #
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Conservation status: Least concerned (NCS 2012)
Description: Liana or scandent shrub, young stems glabrous; leaves (5-)7-9-foliate; leaflets (2-)2.5-4(-9) cm long, (1-)1.5-2.5(-4.5) cm wide; inflorescences racemose or paniculate; flowers about 5-7 mm long, sweet scented; petals white or pale purplish; fruit sessile, 3-6 cm long, 1-2 cm wide, the wing 1-2 mm wide; seeds reniform, light brown, about 15 mm long.
Status: Endemic
Edible parts: None
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