Mesua ferrea

Mesua ferrea Mesua ferrea Mesua ferrea

Mesua ferrea - Tree, up to 15 m tall, glabrous. Bark rather smooth, dark brown. Leaves thickly coriaceous; 3 x 20-11 x 30 cm, laterals visible. Flowers sessile, 1-3 together on a short peduncle in the axils of upper leaves; 7.5-11.5 cm diameter. Fruit dipressed globose, surrounded by enlarged sepals.

Scientific Name Mesua ferrea
Family Name CLUSIACEAE
English Name Nag Kesar
Local Name Na (නා)
Sanskrit Name Naga
Conservation Status LC (NCS)-2012
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Mesua ferrea Mesua ferrea Mesua ferrea

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