||Cassia bacillus Gaertn., Cassia bacillus Roxb., Cassia megalantha Decne.
||Red - Pink
||Apple Blossom Cassia,Nodding Cassia,Burmese Pink Cassia,Java Cassia,Pink Cassia,Pink Shower
|English / Trade Name
||Apple Blossom Cassia
|Vernacular /Local Name
||Up to 400m and above
||Fruit in long cylindrical dark brown pods.
||Tropical regions and usually found in more open sites in the forest, but can also occur in closed evergreen primary forest, also occurs in deciduous monsoon forest. It is often naturalized in secondary forest close to locations where it has been planted.
||Native to the tropical regions of Asia, India to Malaysia, Sumatra, Indonesia, southern China, and the Phillipines.
||New woody stems brown and the mature bark is light gray with thick vertical sections of dark brown.
|Distribution in chandigarh
||Chandigarh Botanical Garden and Nature Park
||Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
|Description of Species
||Semi deciduous tree up to 25 m in height. The crown, consisting of descending branch, with sparse foliage, Leaves paripinnate, made up of 12 pairs of leaflets; leaflets elliptic or oblong and rounded at the apex and base. Flowers pale rose to crimson and arranged in racemes. Fruits pod .
||Leaves paripinnate, made up of 12 pairs of leaflets; leaflets elliptic or oblong and rounded at the apex and base.