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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Actinidia callosa Lindl

Family: Actinidiaceae Genus: Actinidia Species: Actinidia callosa Lindl






Synonym Actinidia alnifolia, Actinidia arisanensis Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 400-2600 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Climber Fruit Details Fruit grayish green, subglobose to ovoid or mammilliform, 1.5-5 cm, glabrous, lenticels brownish, orbicular, conspicuous. Seeds 2-2.5 mm
Habitat Occurs in forests, forest margins, thickets, slopes, valleys, streamsides, moist places, also widely cultivated Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Nepal and Bhutan Bark Details Bark reddish-brown, warty or blotched; crown ovoid, dense, young tips silky tomentose
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Climbing shrubs, large, deciduous. Floral branchlets glabrous, rarely strigose, lenticels very conspicuous; pith brown, lamellate, or sometimes solid; buds densely rusty strigose; two-year-old branches grayish, with rugose striae when dry, lenticels dehiscent or not pith brown, lamellate Leaf Details Leaves 7-15 X 2.5-5 cm, elliptic-lanceolate, oblomg-elliptic, oblanceolate, acute, base cuneate, margin entire, deciduously bulbous hairy beneath, glabrous above

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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