Mahonia pycnophylla (Fedde) Takeda

 
  • Family : BERBERIDACEAE
    (Barberry family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DARHALDI FAMILY (दर हल्दी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Berberidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Mahonia napaulensis var. pycnophylla Fedde; Mahonia pycnophylla (Fedde) Takeda
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Berberis napaulensis var. pycnophylla (Fedde) Laferr.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Pualeng (Lushai)
  • Habit : Shrub or Small tree
  • Key identification features : Erect shrubs or small trees; Leaves sheathed at base; leaflets 5-6 pairs, ovate, ovate-oblong, coarsly spinose-dentate along the margins, sessile, glabrous; Flowers fascicled in dense racemes, yellow; Berries, elliptic or globose, purplish when ripe; ovules 2.
  • Flower, Fruit : October- January
  • Distribution :
    • Mizoram : North Vanlaiphai, Lushai
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • Endemism : Endemic
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature :
    • Singh, N. P., Singh, K. P., & Singh, D. K. (2002). Flora of Mizoram (Vol. 1). Botanical Survey of India. Pg. : 158
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Mahonia pycnophylla. Downloaded on 26 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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