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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ligustrum robustum (Roxb.) Blume

Family: Oleaceae Genus: Ligustrum Species: Ligustrum robustum (Roxb.) Blume






Synonym Ligustrum pubescens Wall., Ligustrum punctatum Griff. Flower Color White
Common Name Ceylon privét Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Sri Lankan privet Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Shrub Fruit Details The fruit is an ellipsoid berry, bluish-purple, 7–10 mm X 4–5 mm
Habitat Occurs in agricultural areas, natural forests, planted forests and riparian zones Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, China, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Burma, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Smooth grey brown
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species It is shrub (or small tree) which can reach up to 5m in height with arched stems Leaf Details The leaves are ovate to lanceolate in shape, grow up to 8cm (3 in) long, are acute (slightly pointed) at the tip and base and are glabrous (lack hair); the leaf margins are entire (lack teeth or lobes)

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found