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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ostodes paniculata Blume

Family: Euphorbiaceae Genus: Ostodes Species: Ostodes paniculata Blume






Synonym Ostodes corniculata Baill., Ostodes kerrii Craib Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 400-1400 m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit tomentulose and densely elevated-verrucose; mesocarp hard, woody. Seeds ellipsoidal, ca. 1.1 cm, brown, with stripes of yellowish spots, smooth, glossy
Habitat Occurs in montane evergreen forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal and Vietnam Bark Details Bark gray-brown
Distribution in manipur , Central, Eastern, Jiribam Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees, up to 15 m tall, dioecious bark gray-brown, branches and leaves glabrous Leaf Details Leaves usually apically clustered; stipules caducous; petiole 4-12 cm; leaf blade ovate-lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, 10-24 × 5-10 cm, thinly leathery, abaxially glaucous-gray or gray-brown when dry, base rounded or broadly cuneate, apex acuminate or caudate-acuminate; lateral veins 7 or 8

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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