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Chamaecrista rotundifolia


Caesalpiniaceae / Fabaceae


Chamaecrista rotundifolia

Common name(s)

Flower colour; life form

Flowers yellow. Prostrate spreading herb.

Distinguishing features

Stems usually covered with hairs. Leaves of 2, paired oval to round leaflets. Flowers solitary in leaf axils, pedicel 1.5-4 cm long; petals yellow, stamens 5, all fertile. Pod flat slightly curved 1.5-4 cm long to 5 mm wide.

Scan of Chamaecrista