Tephrosia purpurea is a species of flowering plant in the pea family, Fabaceae, that has a pantropical distribution. It is a common wasteland weed. It is a common wasteland weed. In many parts it is under cultivation as green manure crop. Claviceps Purpurea (Fr. ) Tul: The species of Claviceps are parasitic on grasses, including rye and barley and occasionally wheat. Claviceps purpurea is a parasitic fungus. Tephrosia purpurea (L.
)Pers. Accepted Name Common Tephrosia Plantae Tracheophyta Equisetopsida C. Agardh Fabales Fabaceae Tephrosia Tephrosia purpurea (L. )Pers. Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report. The Plants Database includes the following 29 species of Tephrosia.
Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Sharpunkha (Tephrosia purpurea) is a Perennial erect herb which is up to 50 cm tall. Stem is Woody, cm thick, cylindrical, slightly angular near the apex, outer surface is green and glabrous. Leaves are imparipinnate; leaflets are 715, 12. 8 x 0. 31 cm, oblanceolate or obovate, base cuneate, apex obtuse to emarginate or truncate, Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things.
However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. Part used: Whole plant, seeds, rootbark and root: Medicinal Properties: Laxative, anthelmintic, infusion, astringent, acrid, thermogenic, alexiteric and antipyretic.