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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Phoebe lanceolata Nees

Family: Lauraceae Genus: Phoebe Species: Phoebe lanceolata Nees






Synonym Laurus lanceolaria Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name - Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 1000 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit is a berry-like, 0.8-1.2 by 0.6-0.8 cm in diameter, glossy black when ripen
Habitat Commonly occurs in evergreen, semi-evergreen, in moist open forests and moist secondary forest Bark Type Fissured
Distribution India,Bhutan, Burma Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand (Northern) and Laos Bark Details Bark deeply fissured, grey- brown, inner bark brown-reddish or orange-yellow
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Evergreen trees, to 12 m high, bark greyish-brown, smooth, bark yellowish-white or grey, smooth with shallow fissures, exfoliating in thick flakes, fibrous; blaze brown Leaf Details Leaves simple alternate, spiral and clustered at the end of twigs, 10-25 by 2-8 cm

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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