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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Albizia procera (Roxb.) Benth.

Family: Mimosaceae Genus: Albizia Species: Albizia procera (Roxb.) Benth.






Synonym  Acacia procera (Roxb.) Willd., Mimosa procera Roxb.
Flower Color White
Common Name Forest siris, Sfed siris,Brown albiza Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name White Siris Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Khal Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Tree Fruit Details 10 to 20 cm long and 1.8 to 2.5cm broad, changing from green to deep red or reddish brown on maturity each contains 6 to 12 seeds
Habitat Occurs in monsoon forest, mix deciduas forest , road sides and dry gullies Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Indo-Malesia and China Bark Details Bark yellowish green, yellowish-brown or brown with horizontal ridges
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Tree with an open canopy, up to 30 m tall and trunk of 35 (60 max.) cm in diameter; bole straight or crooked, up to 9 m Leaf Details Leaflets 12-24 on each pinna lateral nerves rather prominent

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details