Cinnamomum palghatensis M.Gangop.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lauraceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cinnamomum palghatensis M.Gangop.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Tropical evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Grown on the hilly slopes
  • Key identification features : The leaves with undulate margin, glands on the floral parts; seeds ribbed
  • Flower, Fruit : September-June
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Uttara Kannada district, Chikkamagaluru district
    • Kerala : Palakkad district, Kannur district, Malappuram district, Kozhikode district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district
  • Native : India
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature :
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • M. P. Geethakumary, A.G. Pandurangan & T. Shaju (2014). An emended description of Cinnamomum palghatensis Gangop. (Lauraceae) and a note on its distribution in southern india. IJPAES 4(3).
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cinnamomum palghatensis. Downloaded on 21 June 2024.

Habitat

India Distribution

World Distribution

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