Garcinia quaesita

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Garcinia quaesita - Tree, up to 20 m tall, glabrous. Bark rough, dark rusty to blackish. Leaves chataceous; 3.5 x 12-1.5 x 6-5 x 10 cm; petioles 1-1.5 cm long. Flowers white, male ones fascicled in the axils of upper leaves, pedicels up to 2 cm long; female flowers solitary. Fruit globose to sub-ovoid, red to orange-red, glossy, up to 5 cm diameter, the persistent sepals reflexed under the fruit.

Scientific Name Garcinia quaesita
Family Name CLUSIACEAE
English Name
Local Name Rath goraka (රත් ගොරකා)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status Least Concerned (NCS) 2012
Status Endemic
Edible Parts Fruit

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