Adenanthera bicolor

Common name in Sri Lanka is Mas mora tree

PES Database

Common Name(s)  Mas mora
Botanical Name  Adenanthera bicolor
Origin of species  Endemic
Family  Fabaceae
AF notation / physiognomy  T7
Plant reference # on ER Plant DATABASE  251
Photosynthetic Biomass
-Weight per leaf -5.7 g
-Leaf cycle -Annual
-Length -30 cm
-Width -8-21 cm
Conservation Status
Growth Rate  Slow
Crown type  Spreading
Propagation method  Seed
Root type  Tap root
Preferred Soils
Impact on Soil
Salinity tolerance
Human uses
Economic Importance
Distribution  Low and mid country wet zone
Light preferences  Full sun
Flowering time
Flower Color
Fruit type  Dry fruit