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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Protium serratum (Wall. ex Colebr.) Engl.

Family: Burseraceae Genus: Protium Species:  Protium serratum (Wall. ex Colebr.) Engl.






Synonym Bursera serrata Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Indian Red Pear Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Indian Red Pear Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 600-1000 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit nearly ovoid to round, about 1 cm in diameter, with a persistent style
Habitat Occurs in moist evergreen and deciduous forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark greyish brown
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Oblong
Description of Species Trees is a large tree with branchlets densely yellow velvety, grey velvety when old Leaf Details Leaves are compound with 5-9 oblong or ovate-oblong leaflets. Stalks of the leaflets are 5-13 mm long. Leaflets are 7-10 × 2.5-4.5 cm, papery or rigidly papery, base rounded or broadly wedge-shaped, margin saw-toothed or sometimes entire, tip pointed

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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