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Genus :

CYNOMETRA

Family :

CAESALPINIACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Trees or shrubs. Leaves imparipinnate, leaflets 1-few pairs. Flowers small, in short, axillary racemes, often fasciculate, receptacle short. Sepals 4-5, reflexed during anthesis. Petals 5, sometimes lower one very small. Stamens 8-10, free. Ovary 1 to 2-ovuled. Pods indehiscent, sub-reniform, mostly often woody-valved, smooth or rugulose.