You are right ... this is a tree...
one of many species in the Genus CLITORIA: of family **** Fabaceae
Species of clitoria:
* C. amazonum - *C. annua - * C. arborea - * C. arborescens - * C.
australis - * C. dendrina - * C. fairchildiana - *C. falcata -
* C. fragrans - * C. guianensis - * C. heterophylla - * C.
javitensis -* C. laurifolia - * C. linearis - * C. mariana
- * C. mexicana - * C. nana - * C. sagotii - * C. stipularis -
* C. ternatea
The clitoria trees I have seen are : C. arborea and c.
fairchildiana.... both are native of South AMerica...
horticulturists have introduced them to other tropical areas...
Thanks for showing this here...
On Aug 24, 4:52 pm, ranjini kamath <ranjin...@gmail.com
> Hello all In the climber variety i have seen several colours -
> brilliant blue [Gokarna], white,violet - this is the only tree i [ &
> others in my group ]have come across.So i do not know at all about
> Shankha Pushpa trees having flowers of any other colour.