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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Mangifera indica Linn.

Family: Anacardiaceae Genus: Mangifera Species: Mangifera indica Linn.






Synonym  Mangifera austroyunnanensis Hu
Flower Color White
Common Name Aam, Mango Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Mango Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Heinou Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1400m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Various size, oblong or subreniform and fleshy with sweet juice
Habitat Occurs in evergreen and semi-evergreen forests and also widely cultivated Bark Type Fissured
Distribution Indo-Malesia Bark Details Grayish brown
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Oblong
Description of Species Large erect evergreen tree, with a dark green, umbrella-shaped canopy which may, with age, attain 100 to 125 ft (30-38 m) in width, or a more upright, oval, relatively slender crown Leaf Details Thinly coriaceous, 15-30 x 3.5-6.5 cm, apex acute-acuminate

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details