Erythroxylum monogynum Roxb., Pl. Coromandel 1: 61 1798. (Syn: Erythroxylum indicum (DC.) Elliot; Erythroxylum sideroxyloides Roxb. [Illegitimate]; Sethia indica DC. (Unresolved));
Red Cedar, Bastard Sandal • Tamil: Sembulichan,
Tevadaram, Dasadaram • Malayalam: Devataru, Chemmana
• Telugu: Gatiri, Paribhadrakamu • Kannada: Natkadeodar, Sem;
TSP-DEC2015-63-236:Images of Erythroxylum monogynum (Erythroxylaceae) : 4 posts by 3 authors.
It is my pleasure to share few images of Erythroxylum monogynum (Erythroxylaceae)
Habit: Large bush
Habitat: Scrub forests
Sighting: Chikmagalur, Hassan and Tumkur, Karnataka, about 800 msl
Date: 13-07-2014, 21-07-2014, 30-07-2014 and 26-07-2015
Thanks. There is no confusion here.
Interesting plant from an uncommon family
It may be Erythroxylum monogynum.
small tree for ID – Polur forest – 06022014-NAW1 : Attachments (4). 4 posts by 3 authors.
Kindly identify this small tree with red fruit.
Photographed in the reserve forest area near the Polur-Jamnamathur road, north of Tiruvanamalai and south of Vellore, Tamil Nadu on the 29th Jan 2014.
The red fruit has a thin seed 1-1.5 cm long and about 2-3 mm wide. The leaves are 4-5 cm long.
Tree was about 4-5 metres tall enmeshed with other small trees.
This is Erythroxylum monogynum Roxb. (Erythroxylaceae); called False sandalwood as it is used to adulterate sandal
Tamil name: செம்புளிச்சான் (Devadhaaru, Desadaram, Sembulichaan)
… is correct
Rutaceae for ID : Attachments (9). 3 posts by 2 authors.
Bangalore 21st May
Erythroxylum monogynum, Erythroxylaceae