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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Quercus griffithii Hook.

Family: Fagaceae Genus: Quercus Species: Quercus griffithii Hook.






Synonym Quercus aliena,   Flower Color Greenish
Common Name - Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Uyung Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1000-3200 m Fruit Type Acorn
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit 1.2-1.4 cm long, 0.8-1.2 cm wide; nearly stalkless; mucronate, glabrous, in groups from 2 to 5; narrow, convex basal scar
Habitat Occours in secondary forest Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, S.W. China, Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, Sikkim, North Thailand, Buthan, Tibet Bark Details Bark ash grey, smooth since warty, furrowed; young twigs with rusty pubescence, becoming glabrous
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Obovate
Description of Species Trees to 25 m tall, deciduous. Branchlets yellowish gray pilose or pubescent, glabrescent Leaf Details 12-25 x 6-12 cm; obovate; leathery; apex pointed or shortly acuminate; base narrowly rounded or sub-cordate, or cuneate ; glabrous, shiny dark green above; light green

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found