Cinnamomum tamala (Buch.-Ham.) T.Nees & Eberm.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lauraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Cinnamomum tamala var. elliptifolium Baruah & S.C. Nath
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cinnamomum tamala (Buch.-Ham.) T.Nees & Eberm.
  • Common name : Bay laurel
  • Vernacular name :
    • Tajpatra (Oria)
    • Tejpata (Hindi)
    • Talisa patri (Telugu)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Occasionally planted
  • Flower, Fruit : January-February
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district (FRLHT Campus)
    • Odisha : Cuttack district, Kalhandi district, Khurda district
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • World Distribution : India, Tropical and subtropical himalayas, Bangladesh
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • Akhil Baruah & Suban C. Nath (2008). Cinnamomum tamala var. elliptifolium var. nov. (Lauraceae) from North-east India.
    • Deb, D.B. (1981-1983) The Flora of Tripura State. Vols. 2, Today and Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers, New Delhi.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cinnamomum tamala. Downloaded on 17 June 2024.

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