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Common Name: धाकटी घागरी
Etymology - Genus: From the Greek krotalos (rattle); referring to the sound the dried seed pods make when shaken
Etymology - Species: Rush-like (need to understand the meaning)
Location: Vetal Hill
Description: 5-6 feet high erect herb.Simple petiolate leaf, alternately arranged.Linear leaf lamina, covered with soft hairs on back side.Single flower is leaf axil, along with terminal racemes.Flower with Papilionaceous corolla with standard, wings and keel (two front petals, united to form a boat-shaped structure). Length of corolla more that calyx.Oblong balloon like pod with velvety hairs. Pods rattle as they dry.