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Udawattakele Sanctuary

 

UdawattaKele Sanctuary Pus Wela  Entada polystachya-leguminosae

Udawatta Kele Sanctuary's Pus Wela - Entada polystachya-leguminosae

which is an enormous climber with stems twisted like a corkscrew is considered to be 200-300 years old.

It is stated in the book "Tropical Planting and Gardening" by H.E. Macmillan that the Pus wela bears large pods which are 4-5 feet long and about 4 inches wide. This is considered to be the largest pod known.it is containing large brown color hard flat seeds

 

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