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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Cornus oblonga Wall.

Family: Cornaceae Genus: Cornus Species: Cornus oblonga Wall.






Synonym Swida oblonga (Wall.) Soják,  Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Corymb
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude 800-1800 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit black at maturity ellipsoid, 4–6 × 6–7 mm; stones ca. 6 × 3.8 mm, inconspicuously ribbed
Habitat Occurs in broad-leaved evergreen and mixed broad-leaved evergreen-deciduous forests, thickets Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan,Kashmir, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sikkim, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam Bark Details Bark grayish brown or blackish gray, smooth
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Trees evergreen to 16 m tall Leaf Details Leaf blade narrowly elliptic, oblong-elliptic, or lanceolate-elliptic, 6–13 × 1.6–4 cm, veins 4 or 5(or 6), raised abaxially, base cuneate, margin slightly revolute, apex acute or caudate

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found