Oct 8, Common name: Elephant Apple, Indian catmon, Hondapara Tree, Ma-tad • Hindi: चलता Chalta, Karambel • Nepali: पांच फल Paanca phal. Dillenia indica is a species of Dillenia native to southeastern Asia, from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. It is an evergreen large shrub or small to. : Fresh Dillenia Indica – Elephant Apple – Rare Tropical Plant Tree 5 Seeds: Garden & Outdoor.

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A study was conducted on the nesting preference of Andaman Crake, a rare and endemic bird of the An The fruit is a cm diameter dilleniw of 15 carpels, each carpel containing five seeds embedded in a fibrous pulp. This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat A wealth of colour photographs bring each plant vividly to life.

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May also be referred to include anatomy. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle. Tropical and subtropical evergreen forests altitude up to ft. Feedback If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Tree dillena pecies d iversity in t ropical f orests of Barak v alley in Assam, India Desc: The fruits are edible out of hand when ripe, and used unripe to make chutneys and jams. Naturally occur in damp places near swamps and river banks.

Last update on Leaves 14 – 30 cm by 7 – 12 cm. Fruiting carpels, about cm across, with 5 seeded, seeds reniform, compressed, about 6 x 4 mm across, reddish brown to black, echinate and with hairs along the margin. Checklists specific search options Observed during. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation.


Gives descriptions, photos and uses of a sillenia wide range of fruit and other food-producing plants plus ornamentals. The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. Ripening fruits Photograph by: Accessed 15 Jan Considered to have anti-dandruff and anti-hair fall properties.

Year ISBN Description Excellent book, covering over 1, species of useful plants from Nepal together with information on the geography and peoples of Nepal.

Pages with related products. Its characteristic round fruits are large, greenish yellow, have many seeds. With the prospects of extinction of the elephants this tree has developed a back-up system, whereby its hard fruits that were only accessible to megaherbivoresslowly soften on the forest floor through the dry season to allow access to successively smaller animals such as macaquesrodents and squirrels.

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Bark reddish brown, smooth, dlilenia peeled off into thin hard scales or fragile flakes reddish brown inside with fine deep red lines, branches appressed, silky and hairy. Includes cues, strategies, restraints, rates. This article presents data on canopy use by a group of Western Hoolock Gibbons Hoolock hoolock inha See questions and answers.

A structured diagnostic description using dichotomic or multientrance keys. Dillenia indicacommonly known as elephant invica [1] or chulta[2] is a species of Dillenia native to southeastern Asiafrom IndiaBangladesh and Sri Lanka east to southwestern China Yunnan and Vietnamand south through Thailand to Malaysia and Indonesia.


Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Flowers solitary near the shoots of older branches, white or creamish, about 15 x 20 cm across, pedicels thick, silky hairy, about cm long, bracts, lanceolate, about 5 mm long, Calyx 5 toothed, sepals ovate, elliptic, apex obtuse or acute, about x mm across, Corolla 5 lobed, petals obovate, yellow, apex obtuse or rounded, about x cm across, Stamens free, numerous, outer stamens inwardly curved, about mm long, inner stamens outwardly curved, about mm long, anthers linear.

Describes methods, circumstances, and timing of dispersal includes both natal dispersal and interbreeding dispersal. The fruit are Large, tart flavored weighing up to a couple of pounds.

The flowers are large, about cm in diameter, with five white petals and numerous yellow stamens. Or, Login with your user account:. It is an evergreen large shrub or small to medium-sized tree growing to 15 m tall. Indiac on the Internet http: Publisher Kampong Publications, California.

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Item is in your Cart. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. User specific search options User. Tree species diversity in tropical forests of Barak valley in Assam, India Desc: Overview Overview Diagnostic Diagnostic Keys. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Assam State Biodiversity Board, Guwahati. Renu, Dilleni Julias Thilakar, D.