Lindera pulcherrima (Nees) Benth. ex Hook.f.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lauraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Benzoin pulcherrimum (Nees) Kuntze; Benzoin subcaudatum (Merr.) Chun; Daphnidium pulcherrimum Nees; Lindera subcaudata Merr.; Neolitsea subcaudata Merr.; Tetranthera pulcherrima Wall.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Lindera pulcherrima (Nees) Benth. ex Hook.f.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen oak forests, 2100 - 2600 m. altitude
  • Key identification features : Ovary and style densely pubescent; young fruits laxly or densely pubescent.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-June
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
  • Native : Bhutan, China, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Tibet, Vietnam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Himalaya to South China and Indo-China
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 211
    • GRIERSON A.J.C. & LONG D.G. (1983). FLORA OF BHUTAN INCLUDING A RECORD OF PLANTS FROM SIKKIM Vol. 1: Part 2. ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN, EDINBURGH: 270
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Lindera pulcherrima. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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