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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Drimycarpus racemosus (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Marchand. 

Family: Anacardiaceae Genus: Drimycarpus Species: Drimycarpus racemosus (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Marchand. 






Synonym Holigarna racemosa Roxburgh Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 100-900 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit elliptic, ca. 2 cm in diam
Habitat Occurs in dense lowland forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal and Vietnam Bark Details Bark: dark grey-brown, smooth; middle bark striped dark brown/cream; inner bark pale orange-pink
Distribution in manipur Central, Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees 8-18 m tall branchlets grayish brown, glabrous, striate and lenticellate, petiole 1-2 cm, robust, grooved above Leaf Details Leaf blade elliptic to oblong-lanceolate, 20-34 × 5-10 cm, leathery, glabrous on both surfaces, adaxially lucid, abaxially glaucescent, base cuneate to rounded, margin entire, usually crisped, apex acuminate, lateral veins 15-20 pairs, impressed adaxially, prominent abaxially

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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