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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Rhus chinensis Mill.

Family: Anacardiaceae Genus: Rhus Species: Rhus chinensis Mill.






Synonym Rhus amela D.Don, Rhus semialata Murray Flower Color White
Common Name Chinese Gall, Chinese sumac Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Nutgall tree Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude Up to 2100 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruits orange-red
Habitat Occurs in woodland garden secondary and sunny edge Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bhutan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos Bark Details Bark smooth, brownish-gre, aromatic
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species A deciduous, spreading, often multi-branched tree up to ca. 25 m tall Leaf Details Leaves compound (7 to 13 leaflets) and often winged petioles, alternate, leaflets ovate to oblong with serrate margins

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found