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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Heynea trijuga Roxb. ex Sims

Family: Meliaceae Genus: Heynea Species: Heynea trijuga Roxb. ex Sims






Synonym Trichilia connaroides (Wight & Arn.) Bentv., Walsura intermedia Craib Flower Color White
Common Name Indian Heynea Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Indian Heynea Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 700-2400 m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit a capsule, globose, bright red, pointed, 2 valved; seed one, yellowish-brown, surrounded by a white fleshy aril
Habitat Occurs in evergreen to semi-evergreen forests Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India, Nepal, Bhutan, Burma, China and Malaysia Bark Details Bark 12 mm thick, reddish-brown or ash coloured, rough, warty; outer bark reddish, inner yellow; branchlets reddish, lenticellate
Distribution in manipur Central, Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees up to 10 m tall Leaf Details Leaves imparipinnate, alternate, swollen at base, glabrous; leaflets 5-11, opposite, estipellate; petiolule 7-17 mm, slender, grooved above, glabrous; lamina 5-15 x 2.5-7 cm, ovate, ovate-oblong or ovate-lanceolate, base oblique, apex acuminate or shortly caudate-acuminate, margin entire, coriaceous, glabrous, glaucous beneath; lateral nerves 7-10 pairs, pinnate, prominent; intercostae reticulate, prominent

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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