Genus – Bauhinia

Name Bauhinia acuminata
Family Fabaceae
Common names Koboleela, කොබෝලීල
Origin Introduced – South east Asia
Habit Small tree
Climatic zone Cultivated home gardens
NCS  
IUCN  
Comment White large flowers, large leaves, acute lobes
Reference R7-37

86-16-01p

Name Bauhinia racemosa
Family Leguminosae
Common names Maila මයිල
Origin Native
Habit Small tree
Climatic zone Dry forests
NCS  
IUCN IUCN not assessed
Comment Small leaf. 9 veins from base.
Reference

 

R7-37

86-16-7p

Name Bauhinia tomentosa
Family Fabaceae
Common names Kaha petan, petan, කහ පෙතන්
Origin Native
Habit Small tree
Climatic zone Dry, home gardens
NCS  
IUCN  
Comment Leaf 4 cm, larger than B racemosa. 7 veins from base. Yellow flowers.
Reference R7-37

86-16-10p

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