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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Dipterocarpus turbinatus C.F.Gaertn

Family: Dipterocarpaceae Genus: Dipterocarpus Species: Dipterocarpus turbinatus C.F.Gaertn






Synonym Dipterocarpus jourdainii Flower Color White
Common Name Garjan, Teli-garjan, Tihya-garjan Flower Type Raceme
English / Trade Name Garjan Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Yangou Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 800 m Fruit Type Nut
Habit Tree Fruit Details Wings 2, Oblong, reddish-brown, to 10 X 2 cm
Habitat Occurs in mixed deciduous, evergreen and semi-evergreen forests Bark Type Fissured
Distribution India, China, Thailand, Philippine, Bangladesh, Mayanmar and Indonesia Bark Details Bark is gray or dark brown, shallowly longitudinally fissured and flaky
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Itis a lofty tree about 35 m tall, bark is gray or dark brown, shallowly longitudinally fissured and flaky, branchlets are hairless Leaf Details Leaves 5.5 cm long, densely stellate tomentose; petiole to 3 cm long, slightly swollen at base, stellate pubescent in young trees

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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