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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ulmus lanceifolia Roxb. ex Wall.

Family: Ulmaceae Genus: Ulmus Species: Ulmus lanceifolia Roxb. ex Wall.






Synonym Ulmus tonkinensis Gagnep. Flower Color White
Common Name Vietnam Elm Flower Type Cyme
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 2500 m Fruit Type Samara
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit orange-brown, obovate, orbicular-obovate, orbicular, strongly oblique, 1.2-2.8 × 1.2-2.1 cm, glabrous except for pubescence on stigmatic surface in notch; stalk shorter than perianth, glabrous or pubescent; perianth persistent, seed at center or toward apex of fruit
Habitat Occurs in tropical forest Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Laos, Myanmar, Sikkim, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark yellowish gray to chestnut brown exfoliating in irregular flakes
Distribution in manipur , Eastern, Jiribam, Northern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees, to 30 m tall, d.b.h. 40-80 cm, evergreen, bark yellowish gray to chestnut brown, exfoliating in irregular flakes. Branchlets brown to red-brown, pubescent when young pubescent with age, unwinged and without a corky layer, with scattered lenticels Leaf Details The leaves borne on wing-less branchlets are narrow generally lanceolate < 10 × 3.5 cm and thick

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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