Bruguiera gymnorhiza

Bruguiera gymnorhiza Bruguiera gymnorhiza Bruguiera gymnorhiza

Bruguiera gymnorhiza - Buttressed tree, up to 36 m tall; young branches with prominent scars of leaves and stipules. Leaves 10-15 cm. Flowers 3-3.5 cm, solitary, peduncle 2 cm long; petals 12-16, brown, towards the base with white silky hairs. Fruit up to 2-3 cm, hypocotyle smooth.

Scientific Name Bruguiera gymnorhiza
Family Name RHIZOPHORACEAE
English Name
Local Name Mal kadol (මල් කඩොල්)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status Vulnerable (NCS 2012)
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Bruguiera gymnorhiza Bruguiera gymnorhiza Bruguiera gymnorhiza

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