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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Baccaurea ramiflora Lour.

Family: Euphorbiaceae Genus: Baccaurea Species: Baccaurea ramiflora Lour.






Synonym Baccaurea cauliflora, Baccaurea flaccida Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Lantern tree, Khattaphal,Mafai Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Burmese Grape Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Moktok Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude up to 1700 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruits 2.5–3cm in diameter, smooth, yellowish pink to bright red
Habitat Occurs in evergreen forests and also cultivated Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Burma, China, Thailand, Andman Nicobar And Malaysia Bark Details Gray Brown
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species It is slow growing evergreen tree with a hight of 25 m with a spreading crown and thin bark Leaf Details Leaves 10–20 cm long and 4–9 cm wide with 1–8 cm long petioles

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found