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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Syzygium syzygioides (Miq.) Merr. & L.M.Perry

Family: Myrtaceae Genus: Syzygium Species: Syzygium syzygioides (Miq.) Merr. & L.M.Perry






Synonym Eugenia pseudosyzygioides M.R.Hend., Eugenia syzygioides (Miq.) M.R.Hend. Flower Color White
Common Name - Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Above 500 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit is globular or depressed globular, 0.7-0.8 by 0.8 – 1.2 cm in diameter, smooth, with conspicuous calyx rim
Habitat Occurs in evergreen mixed and secondary forest near streamsides in lowlands Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Burma, Cambodia, Malesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos Bark Details Bark smooth to fissured or flaky, reddish brown or greyish brown, inner bark pinkish to purplish
Distribution in manipur Central, Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Evergreen tree up to 30 m high branches ascending to the main trunk Leaf Details Leaves simple, opposite, decussate, 4.5-8.7 cm by 2-3.8 cm, ovate or elliptic-oblong, apex acuminate to caudate, base acute, margin entire, blade leathery, glabrous on both sides, young leaves reddish-cream, finely puberulent

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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