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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Daemonorops jenkinsiana Griffith

Family: Arecaceae Genus: Decomonorop Species: Daemonorops jenkinsiana Griffith






Synonym Calamus Jenkinsianus, Calamus Margaritae Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Dragon's blood palm Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Dragon's blood palm Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name Limphop Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1000 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruits Yellowish Brown, Globose To Ellipsoid, To 2 × 2 Cm, With Grooved Scales
Habitat Occurs in lowlands to the hills Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Cambodia Bark Details Bark reddish to reddish brown in colour
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species It is an evergreen, climbing palm, producing a dense cluster of vigorous stems that can be up to 50 metres long Leaf Details Leaf Sheaths Yellowish Green With Gray, Brown, Or Reddish Black Hairs, With Scattered Or Rows Of Black, Flattened, Triangular Spines To 4 Cm, Mixed With Some Needlelike Spines; Ocreas Obscure; Knees Conspicuous; Rachis To 3 M With 55-100 Linear Or Lanceolate Pinnae Per Side

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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