Elaeocarpus floribundus occurs from India eastward to Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Indonesia (to Borneo) and the Philippines (Palawan). It has been. Indian Olive is an evergreen moderate sized tree with spreading crown and clean bole of m length. It occurs in evergreen forests of NE. Indian Olive, Elaeocarpus floribundus Fruit: Perspective to the Antioxidative . Indian Olive, Elaeocarpus floribundus Fruit: Perspective to the.

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Retrieved from ” https: There are book citations related to Elaeocarpus floribundus Blume. In Asia the stones are used as beads.

The mature fruit is eaten fresh, or cooked and also very favourable as pickles. Elaeocarpus sylvestrisbranch with fruits. Description An evergreen tree up to 50 m tall; leaves often crowded at apices of pubescent, glabrescent twigs, oblong, elliptical to obovate, 3- cm x 2- -9 cm, base cuneate, apex acuminate, margin serrate, petiole cm long, stipules early caducous; raceme below the leaves, cm long, many-flowered, pedicel mm long; sepals lanceolate or narrowly triangular, 4 mm x 2 mm, petals obovate-oblong, 5 mm x 2 mm, gradually dilated from a broad base, with a more or less abruptly widened apical portion, white, stamensfilaments about 0.

Elaeocarpus floribundus Plant species x – 49k – jpg envis. The leaves are ovate, elliptic, often rounded at the base, 5 to 12 cm long, glabrous, blistered on both surfaces when dry, acute or shortly acuminate, irregularly crenate. The greenish fruit is drupe, about 3 to 4 cm long, oblong, narrowed at the base, bluntly pointed at the apex. Diagnostics Upper canopy tree up to 49 m tall and 84 cm dbh.

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Flore de Madagascar et des Comores, famille Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, glabrous floribundud with scales scurvy likepetioles long, leaf margin usually toothed.

Elaeocarpus Elaeocarpus sylvestrisbranch with fruits Scientific classification Kingdom: Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts Fruit development shows distinct phases. Citation in web searches. The wood is used for light construction and for indoor uses such as furniture. In Madagascar 8 species have been found, all endemic. Message The elaeoczrpus has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you.

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Elaeocarpus floribundus Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus x 80 – 3k – thb Click on “show more” to view them. The fruits have medicinal value. Elaeocarpus floribundus Medicinal Plants of Asia and florubundus Recent advances in wood anatomy.

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It has been introduced into West Africa. Send a request for permission.

The work is the result of the foliicolous fungal collections made in the Silent Valley National Par Assam State Biodiversity Board, Guwahati. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. Ng Elaeocarpus grossus Wall. In tropical Asia leaf sap, bark and seeds are occasionally used in traditional medicine.

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Curated for upload by Pranjal Mahananda. Elaeocarpus floribundus Elaeocarpus sylvestris var. The mature fruit is eaten fresh or cooked and also florjbundus pickles Nutritional Value Energy kcal; carbohydrate 6. Inflorescences in axillary racemes ca. Birds, bats, rodents and pigs eat the fruits and may disperse the seeds.

Elaeocarpus floribundus wood in transverse section. Or, Login with your user account:.

However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants. Considered to have medicinal properties. Plantes et animaux utiles de Madagascar. Tree species diversity in tropical forests of Barak valley in Assam, India Desc: Wood anatomy of the Elaeocarpaceae.

Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. Structural studies of water-soluble acidic polysaccharides of Zizyphus mauritiana Lamk and Elaeocarpus floribunda Blume fruits. Not much is known about the endemic species of Madagascar, but most of them are characteristic for humid primary forest in eastern Madagascar, which is a forest type under much pressure because of ongoing deforestation.

Seedling with epigeal germination.

Type species Elaeocarpus serratus L. Encyclopedia of fruit and nuts. Technology Biodiversity in India. It turns bright red before falling.

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