G. sepium (Jacq) Walp. syn. G. maculata (H.B.& K) Steud.
Tropical plains, INDIA
upto 5000 ft
Seed Collection period
Evergreen, Ornamental, medicinal
Seed Counts per KG
Gliricidia sepium small or medium-sized tree with a short bole, introduced into India primarily as a shade tree in plantations. Leaves large, imparipinnate, with 7-15 leaflets, bright green above and pale below; flowers purplish leaves are shed; pods linear; 4-8 in. long, compressed, containing 10 or more seeds.