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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Docynia indica (Wall.) Decne.

Family: Rosaceae Genus: Docynia Species: Docynia indica (Wall.) Decne.






Synonym Pyrus indica  Flower Color White
Common Name Assam apple Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Assam apple Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 2000 -3000 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit yellow, sub globose or ellipsoid, 2–3 cm in diam., slightly pubescent when young; sepals persistent, erect
Habitat Occurs in open places, slopes, stream sides and thickets Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sikkim, Thailand, Vietnam Bark Details Smooth gray bark
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Trees semi evergreen or deciduous, 2–3 m tall. Leaf Details Leaves, elliptic or oblong-lanceolate, 3.5–8 × 1.5–2.3 cm, firmly papery, abaxially sparsely pubescent or sub glabrous, adaxially glabrous, lustrous

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found