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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Glycosmis pentaphylla (Retz.) DC.

Family: Rutaceae Genus: Glycosmis Species:  Glycosmis pentaphylla (Retz.) DC.






Synonym Glycosmis arborea, Glycosmis pentaphylla Flower Color White
Common Name Ban nimbu, Ash Sheora Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Ash Sheora Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Lamgi Nunghawai Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude 550-900 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit 1-1.2 cm diam., ovoid, white turning pink, 1-2-seeded
Habitat Occours undergrowth in forests and in fallow fields Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Malesia and South East -Asia Bark Details Light-grey Smooth Bark
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species It is a moderate sized shrub that grows up to 1 meter in height, leaves are imparipinnately compound, alternate, gland dotted and entire Leaf Details Leaves 3-7-foliolate; leaflets subopposite, 7-15 X 2-5.5 cm, elliptic-lanceolate, attenuate at base, entire to minutely crenulate-serrate on the margins, acute to round at apex, glandular on both sides

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found