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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Albizia lucidior (Steud.) I.C.Nielsen

Family: Mimosaceae Genus: Albizia Species: Albizia lucidior (Steud.) I.C.Nielsen






Synonym Albizia gamblei Prain,  Albizia lucida Benth.
Flower Color White
Common Name Potka Siris Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Potka Siris Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Luang Khoi Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude 600-1900 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit is flat, dark brown, up to 25 cm long
Habitat Occours in secondary forests, thickets also grown as an ornamental Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Eeast Himalayas to Nepal eastwards Bark Details The bark is smooth, yellowish white or gray
Distribution in manipur Western Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees, 8-20 m tall, branchlets glabrous, angulate, stipules inconspicuous; pinnae 1-3 pairs, with a gland near base of petiĀ­ole and between uppermost pinnae; petiolules ca. 3 mm Leaf Details The large compound leaves are unique, the main leaf-stalk divides into one or two pairs of side-stalks, with only a few even numbered leaflets

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found