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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ziziphus incurva Roxb.

Family: Rhamnaceae Genus: Ziziphus Species: Ziziphus incurva Roxb.






Synonym Ziziphus yunnanensis C.K. Schneid. Flower Color Greenish
Common Name - Flower Type Cyme
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1000-2500 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit red-brown at maturity, subglobose or globose-ellipsoid, 1-1.2 × 0.8-1.1 cm, glabrous, with persistent calyx tube and disk at base; fruiting pedicel 4-11 mm, pilose; mesocarp thin; endocarp ca. 3 mm, thickly cartilaginous 2-loculed, with 1 or 2 seeds
Habitat Occurs in mixed forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal and Thailand Bark Details Bark smooth grey
Distribution in manipur Central, Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Trees to 15 m tall or large shrubs, spinose, young branches brownish pilose; old branches black-brown or purple-black, stiff, stout. Stipular spines 1 or 2, erect, 4-6 mm, caducous; petiole 5-11 mm, brownish pilose Leaf Details Leaves ovate or ovate-oblong, 5.6-11.3 x 2.2-5.2 cm, apex acute to acuminate, rounded or acute at base, unequal, glabrous, serrulate with hard brown point, shining above, hairy on nerves beneath, membranous, black on drying, obscurely 5- nerved; petioles pubescent; stipules linear, villous, deciduous

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