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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Combretum acuminatum Roxb.

Family: Combretaceae Genus: Combretum Species: Combretum acuminatum Roxb.






Synonym Combretum costatum, Combretum neurophyllum Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit 1-2 in. about 1/3 as broad as long, puberulous brown
Habitat along rivers and in secondary forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, New Guinea Bark Details
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species - Leaf Details Leaves often 6-8 in., cordate or acute at the base, some¬what densely glandular-punctate beneath, the glands often prominent or becoming scales ; petiole often very short, rarely exceeding 3/8 in

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details