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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Premna mollissima Roth

Family: Verbenaceae Genus: Premna Species: Premna mollissima Roth






Synonym Premna mucronata Roxb. Flower Color White
Common Name Bakar Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Agnimantha Tree Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1650 -1800 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit drupaceous, obovoid, about 6 x 5 mm across, shining, glabrous, green when young, black when ripe, membranous
Habitat Occurs in dry deciduous forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand Bark Details The bark is light grey in color
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Oblong
Description of Species It is a medium sized plant about 20 to 25 feet height small spikes are present on stem and large branches Leaf Details Leaves simple, opposite, obtuse to truncate, 3-9 x 1.5-6 cm across, base truncate-subcordate rarely cuneate, margins entire and ciliate

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found