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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Talauma hadgsonii  Hook

Family: Magnoliaceae Genus: Talauma Species: Talauma hadgsonii  Hook






Synonym Magnolia hodgsonii Flower Color White
Common Name Hare Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Boron-thari-arong Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Uthum Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 850-1500 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruiting head ellipsoid, 8-10x6-7cm, carpels ovoid, 3-4.5x1cm, tapering to sharp beak
Habitat Occurs in primary evergreen mixed subtropical rainforest Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Nepal and Thailand Bark Details Bark gray and smooth
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Obovate
Description of Species Trees to 15 m tall twigs slightly glaucous, glabrous, stipular scar nearly reaching apex of petiole 5-6 cm; leaf blade obovate-oblong, 20-50 × 10-13 cm, leathery, secondary veins 10-20 on each side of midvein, base cuneate, apex obtuse to acuminate Leaf Details Leaves oblanceolate, 20-45x7-15cm, acuminate, base attenuate, glabrous, veins 18-22 pairs

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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