Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Cissus repens Lam.

Family: Vitaceae Genus: Cissus Species: Cissus repens Lam.






Synonym Cissus cordata Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Cissus Flower Type Cyme
English / Trade Name Cissus Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name Phum Angur Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to 2000 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Climber Fruit Details Fruit 4 X 3 mm, oblique-obovoid, smooth
Habitat Occurs in all types of forests moist deciduous to evergreen forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Indo-Malesia Bark Details Stem smooth with dark green or red spots and glabrous, tendrils simple covered in non-flaking bark when older
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Vines, herbaceous branchlets terete with longitudinal ridges, usually glaucous, glabrous; tendrils bifurcate Leaf Details Leaves 10-16 X 6-11 cm ovate, acuminate, deeply cordate at base, 5 nerved from base, midrib with 3 pairs of lateral nerves

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found