Picrasma quassioides (D. Don) Benn., Pl. Jav. Rar.: 198 (1844) (syn: Rhus ailanthoides Bunge; Nima quassioides Buch.-Ham. ex A.Juss.; Picrasma ailanthoides (Bunge) Planch.; Picrasma japonica A.Gray; Picrasma quassioides var. dasycarpa (Kitag.) S.Z.Liou; Picrasma quassioides f. dasycarpa (Kitag.) Kitag.; Picrasma quassioides f. glabrescens (Pamp.) Kitag.; Simaba quassioides D.Don; Zwingera quassioides Spreng.);
Himalaya to Temp. E. Asia: Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Taiwan, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Common name: Indian Quassia, India quassia, Quassia wood, Shurni, Quassia-wood • Hindi: Baringi, Bharangi, Charangi, Kakra • Sanskrit: Asranasini, Charangi, Kadavi, निम्बि Nimbi, सर्पजिह्वा Sarpajihva, Vatapaha • Urdu: Karwiya ﻛﺮﻭﹺﻳﺎ

Picrasma quassioides (D.Don) Benn. submission AS11 May22: 8 high res. images.
Here’s a new addition to our efloraofindia website.

Picrasma quassioides (D.Don) Benn.
Family- Simaroubaceae
Photographed in Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh
Elevation – 600metres asl.
In May 2022




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