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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Phoebe attenuata (Nees) Nees

Family: Lauraceae Genus: Phoebe Species: Phoebe attenuata (Nees) Nees






Synonym Ocotea attenuata Nees Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1100-1500 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit ellipsoid 1 1.5 x 1cm, enclosed at base by hardened pubescent perianth segments 5-6mm
Habitat Occurs in deciduous and semi-evergreen forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, China, Pakistan and Afghanistan Bark Details Bark dark grey
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Whorled (leaves in groups of 3 or more along stem)
    Leaf Shape Obovate
Description of Species Tree to 20m bud scale scars loosely aggregated into broad rings Leaf Details Leaves clustered at branch ends, oblanceolate or obovate, 11-20 x 3.5-7cm, rounded and shortly apiculate at apex, base attenuate, lateral veins 15-20 pairs, not impressed above pubescent and brown beneath when dry; petioles 1.5-2.5cm

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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