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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Phoebe hainesiana Brandis

Family: Lauraceae Genus: Phoebe Species: Phoebe hainesiana Brandis






Synonym - Flower Color White
Common Name Bonsum, Angaria Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Phoebe tree Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Uningthou Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude 1000-1750 Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruits broadly ellipsoid, Ca 3 × 1.5 cm, fleshy, enclosed at base by perianth, black
Habitat Occurs in semi-evergreen forest and hill Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan and Malaysia Bark Details Bark thick, dark grey; wood yellow
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Obovate
Description of Species A large tree, to 45 m tall;trunk to 6 m in diam.; bark thick, dark grey; wood yellow Leaf Details Leaves clustered at branchlet ends, oblanceolate-obovate, blunt-mucronate at apex, 11 – 25 × 4.5 – 8 cm, glabrous or sparsely pubescent, pale beneath; lateral veins straight, 12 – 16 pairs

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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