Microcos paniculata - A large shrub or medium sized tree. Leaves 3-costate, elliptic-lanceolate or ovate-lanceolate, 8.5-13.5 cm long, 4-5.5 cm broad, glabrous except for stellate hairs on veins and veinlets beneath, entire or slightly serrate. Cymes shortly pedunculate, 2-3-flowered, arranged in a terminal or axillary, 8-15 cm long, hairy panicle. Flowers yellowish-white, c. 8-10 mm. fruits ellipsoid to obovoid, to 8 mm long, the pericarp black (when dry) and glabrous.
|Scientific Name||Microcos paniculata|
|Local Name||Kohu kirilla/Keliya|
|Edible Parts||Fruit (Wild Fruit)|