Crotalaria verrucosa

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Crotalaria verrucosa
Crotalaria verrucosa (Blue Rattlepod) W IMG 3297.jpg
Crotalaria verrucosa
Scientific classification
C. verrucosa
Binomial name
Crotalaria verrucosa L.

Crotalaria verrucosa (blue rattlepod) is a species of flowering plant in the legume family, Fabaceae. This shrub belongs to the sub family Faboideae;[1] the herb found in Bangladesh, China, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam; Australasia and Africa and Americas regions.

Crotalaria verrucosa is a perennial shrub that grows to about 50 to 100 cm in height.[2]


  1. ^ "Crotalaria verrucosa L." United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  2. ^ "Crotalaria verrucosa Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 715. 1753". Flora of China. Retrieved 28 February 2014.

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