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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Schefflera hypoleuca (Kurz) Harms

Family: Araliaceae Genus: Schefflera Species: Schefflera hypoleuca (Kurz) Harms






Synonym Heptapleurum hypoleucum Kurz Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1300 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit subglobose to ovoid, 3-5 mm in diam. styles persistent, ca. 3 mm
Habitat Occurs in dense forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Myanmar and Vietnam Bark Details Bark more or less smooth, grey or brown
Distribution in manipur , Central, Eastern, Jiribam Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Whorled (leaves in groups of 3 or more along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees, to 10 m tall, andromonoecious. Petiole 30-50 cm; petiolules 1-10 cm; leaflets usually 7, often also with 1 much smaller leaflet, ovate to elliptic or oblong, 10-23 × 4-12 cm, papery to leathery, abaxially sparsely stellate tomentose (occasionally glabrous), adaxially glaucous and glabrous, secondary veins 8-12 pairs, conspicuous adaxially, base cuneate to rounded, margin entire, rarely serrate or lobed, apex acute Leaf Details Leaves digitate, polymorphic near inflorescence, 5-7 foliate leaflets with scattered stellate hairs or glaucous beneath oblong or elliptic or oblong-ovate, 10-37 X 4-15 cm, acute to acuminate margins entire or distantly serrulate lobed or irregularly pinnatifid

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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