Sunn Hemp

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Sunn Hemp is an annual, about a meter or more tall. Many ascending branches are velvet-hairy. Leaf is simple, linear or oblong, blunt or somewhat pointed, apiculate, velvet-hairy on both sides, hairs appressed, silky. Inflorescence an erect at branch-ends and lateral raceme. Flowers are bright yellow. Vexillum ovate-oblong, slightly protruding. It is commonly grown in India for fodder.

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