Persea wallichii D.G.Long

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lauraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Laurus sericea Wall.; Ocotea sericea Nees; Persea sericea (Nees) Raizada & R.L.Sinha; Phoebe sericea Nees
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Machilus sericea (Nees) Blu
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Warm broad-leaved forest;
  • Key identification features : Leaves acute, green or brownish-green beneath when dry; lateral veins not very prominent beneath; panicles greyish pubescent; fruiting pedicels thick and fleshy
  • Flower, Fruit : March-April
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
  • Native : Bhutan, India, East Himalaya, Nepal
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Himalaya to Assam
  • 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: 267-268
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Persea wallichii. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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