Drypetes confertiflora

Drypetes confertiflora (Hook.f.) Pax & K.Hoffm., Pflanzenr. IV, 147, XV: 246 1922. (syn: Cyclostemon confertiflorus Hook.f.); India (Karnataka) as per WCSP; Trees, to 25 m high; bark greyish, smooth; blaze dull yellow; branchlets glabrous, brownish, terete. Leaves simple, alternate; stipules lateral, small, caducous; petiole 5-12 mm long, stout, grooved above, glabrous; lamina 6-22 x 2.5-7.5 […]

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Drypetes sepiaria ?

Drypetes sepiaria ?; .     Fwd: Id-Shrilanka 10. tree.Jan 2020. : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) Id of the tree pl Resembles Drypetes sepiaraia, Putranjivaceae member,  Yes, it’s

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Drypetes oblongifolia

Drypetes oblongifolia (Bedd.) Airy Shaw (syn: Cyclostemon macrophyllus var. penincularis Hook.f.; Laneasagum oblongifolium Bedd.); SW. India, Sri Lanka as per WCSP; Common name: Oblong-Leaf Boxwood • Malayalam: Malampayin Habit- Trees up to 12 m tall. Trunk & Bark- Trunk fluted; bark greyish, smooth, sparsely lenticellate; blaze light orange.\ Branches and Branchlets- Branchlets stout, terete, glabrous. […]

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Drypetes porteri

Endangered as per IUCN Red List (EN) Drypetes porteri (Gamble) Pax & K.Hoffm., Pflanzenr. IV, 147, XV: 268 1922. (syn: Hemicyclia porteri Gamble); India (Tamil Nadu) as per WCSP; Habit- Trees up to 10 m tall. Trunk & Bark- Bark grey, peeling off in large flakes; blaze light orange. Branches and Branchlets- Branchlets brown or […]

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Drypetes assamica

Drypetes assamica (Hook.f.) Pax & K.Hoffm., Pflanzenr. IV, 147, XV: 241 1922. (syn: Cyclostemon assamicus Hook.f.); India: Moist evergreen forests, primary forests, deciduous forests, subtropical forests, up to 1400 m altitude. Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Assam, Nagaland, Tripura, Mizoram, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh and Andaman Islands; Bhutan, Bangladesh, Thailand and Indo-China as per BSI Flora of […]

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Drypetes sepiaria

Drypetes sepiaria (Wight & Arn.) Pax & K.Hoffm., Pflanzenr. IV, 147, XV: 271 1922. (syn: Hemicyclia sepiaria Wight & Arn.; Hemicyclia sepiaria var. australasica Baill.; Hemicyclia sepiaria var. oblongifolia Benth.);  India, Sri Lanka as per WCSP; Common name: Hedge Boxwood • Malayalam: Vellakasavu, Veeramaram • Tamil: Kalvirai, Aadumilukkan, Veerai, Kaayalakkamaram, Vellilambu   Evergreen trees, to […]

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