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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Flacourtia jangomas (Lour.) Raeusch.

Family: Salicaceae Genus: Flacourtia Species: Flacourtia jangomas (Lour.) Raeusch.






Synonym Stigmarota jangomas, Flacourtia cataphrara Flower Color White
Common Name Coffee Plum, Indian cherry, Indian plum Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Governors Plum, Madaraskara Plum Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Heitroi Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 1100-1300 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit an ellipsoid berry, 2.5 cm long, dark red or purple when ripe
Habitat Occur around the field and garden and also cultivated Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, China,Nepal, Burma, Dutch East Indies and West Indian Islands Bark Details Bark light-brown to copper-red or pinkish-buff, flaky
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Obovate
Description of Species It is small, deciduous tree, growing to 6-10 m tall, trunk and branches are commonly thornless in old trees but densely beset with simple or branched, woody thorns when younger bark is light-brown to copper-red or pinkish-buff, flaky Leaf Details Leaves obovate or elliptic, 3-7 cm long, glabrous, crenate or crenate serrate towards the apex

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found