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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Aralia armata (Wall. ex G.Don) Seem.

Family: Araliaceae Genus: Aralia Species:  Aralia armata (Wall. ex G.Don) Seem.






Synonym Panax armatus, Aralia tengyuehensis Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name - Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Naosek-manbi Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude Up to 1600 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit globose, ca. 4 mm in diam., styles persistent, radiating to recurved
Habitat Occurs in pinus forests, forests in valleys and forest margins Bark Type Fissured
Distribution India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam Bark Details Gray fissured bark and greensish perianth
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Shrub 4 m tall, andromonoecious branches with conic, often recurved prickles shorter than 4 mm Leaf Details Leaves 2 or 3 pinnately compound with a pair of accessory leaflets at each division of rachis; petiole to 100 cm

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details