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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Hydnocarpus kurzii  (King.) Warb.

Family: Achariaceae Genus: Hydnocarpus Species:  Hydnocarpus kurzii  (King.) Warb.






Synonym Taraktogenos kurzii King
Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude 200-1000 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit globose, 8-10 cm across; pericarp reddish brown, velvety tomentose, afterwards scurfy; seeds 12-18, angular-ovoid, 2.2-3.2 x 1.6-2 cm
Habitat Occurs in evergreen forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bangladesh and Myanmar Bark Details Bark smooth, grey; inner bark white-yellow
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Lence shaped
Description of Species A medium-sized evergreen tree, 12-15 m high Leaf Details Leaves thinly coriaceous, entire, 18-25 cm long, lanceolate or oblong-lanceolate

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found