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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Symplocos cochinchinensis (Lour.) S. Moore

Family: Symplocaceae Genus: Symplocos Species: Symplocos cochinchinensis (Lour.) S. Moore






Synonym Symplocos cochinchinensis var. cochinchinensis Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to 1400 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit ellipsoid or oblong, ca. 1.5 cm long; seeds 1-2
Habitat Occurs in evergreen forest Bark Type Rugged
Distribution Indochina Bark Details Bark greyish, lenticellate, blaze cream
Distribution in manipur Eastern, Jiribam, Northern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Small evergreen tree with a height of 6-8.5m, leaves of this tree are lathery, orbicular and dark green in colour Leaf Details Leaves simple, alternate, spiral; petiole up to 1.5 cm long, planoconvex in cross section, glabrous; lamina 6.5-12.5 x 3-4.3 cm, oblanceolate to narrow elliptic, apex narrowly acuminate, base acute to attenuate, margin serrate and slightly recurved, glabrous; midrib canaliculate above

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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