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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.

Family: Tiliaceae Genus: Triumfetta Species: Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.






Synonym Bartramia indica, Triumfetta diversifolia Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Burr Bush Flower Type Cyme
English / Trade Name Common Burbush, Burweed Flowering Period Oct-Dec
Vernacular /Local Name Leehing Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to 1400 m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit 4-5 mm across, subglobose, stellate hairy outside, setose; setae C. 2 mm long, hooked at tip
Habitat Occurs in fallow lands plains Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Pantropical Bark Details Bark smooth, red-brown, scabrid, hairy or glabrous
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species Erect, woody herb or shrub 75-150 cm in height stems glabrous, longitudinally grooved Leaf Details Leaves 2.5-7 X 2.5-6 cm, generally rhomboid-ovate, base Rounded Or Cordate, Margins Irregularly Serrate, Apex Acute Or Acuminate

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details