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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Erythrina suberosa Roxb.

Family: Papilionaceae Genus: Erythrina Species: Erythrina suberosa Roxb.






Synonym Erythrina alba Wight & Arn., Erythrina glabrescens (Prain) R.Parker
Flower Color Red - Pink
Common Name Coral Trees, Pangra Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Coral Trees Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Kurao Angouba Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1900 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit to 15 cm long, linear-falcate, torulose, follicular, with spongy packing between seeds; seeds 2-5, dark reddish-brown
Habitat Occurs on hills and on moist slopes Bark Type Fissured
Distribution India, Nepal, Bhutan, Burma, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark grey, corky, deeply cracked; branchlets tomentose
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Deciduous trees, to 10 m high, bark grey, corky, deeply cracked; branchlets tomentose, armed, leaves trifoliate, alternate; stipules about 5 mm long, lateral Leaf Details Leaves about 5 mm long, lateral, lanceolate; rachis 7.5-12.5 cm long, stout, puberulent, pulvinate; petiolule upto 10 mm; stipels gland like

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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