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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Toona ciliata M.Roem.

Family: Meliaceae Genus: Toona Species: Toona ciliata M.Roem.






Synonym Cedrela microcarpa C.DC., Cedrela serrulata Miq.
Flower Color White
Common Name Nandi, Tun, Nandik,Tunna Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Indian cedar,Indian mahogany,Quensland red cedar,Red cedar, Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Tairel Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1500m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit dark brown, 1.8-2.5 x0.5-0.8 cm, oblng, usaly smoth outside, sometimes parsely enticelate
Habitat Occurs in banks of streams and evn swamps and also cultivated Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India,Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Laos, Malysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philpines, Thailnd, Vietnam Bark Details Bark dark grey or redish-brown, smoth up tomidle age, afterwards rough, with salow reticulate cracks exfoliatng inregular wody scales
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species It is a large deciduous tree with a spreading crown, commonly attaining a height of 20-30 m and a girth of 1.8-3 m Leaf Details Leaves 30-50 cm long, on young tres upto 90 cm long, usaly imparipnate, sometimes paripnate bythe abortin ofthe trminal leaflet; leaflets 1-29, oposite oralternate, 5-15 x2-6 cm

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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