Discospermum apiocarpum

Discospermum apiocarpum Dalzell ex Hook.f., Hooker’s J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 2: 257 (1850) (syn: Diplospora apiocarpa (Dalzell ex Hook.f.) Hook.f.; Tricalysia apiocarpa (Dalzell ex Hook.f.) Gamble); . Endemic to India: Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu as per BSI Flora of India Checklist; . Habit: Trees up to 15 m tall. Trunk\bark: Trunk fluted; bark pale grey, prominently fissured. Branchlets: Young branchlets […]

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Discospermum sphaerocarpum

Discospermum sphaerocarpum Dalzell ex Hook.f., Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 158 1859. (Syn: Diplospora dalzellii (Thwaites) Hook.f.; Diplospora sphaerocarpa (Dalzell ex Hook.f.) Hook.f.; Discospermum dalzellii Thwaites; Tricalysia dalzellii (Thwaites) Alston; Tricalysia sphaerocarpa (Dalzell ex Hook.f.) Gamble); . S. India, Sri Lanka as per POWO; . Habit- Trees up to 15 m tall. Trunk\bark- Trunk flutted; bark whitish, […]

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