Microcos paniculata

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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
Family Name TILIACEAE
English Name
Local Name Kohu kirilla/Keliya
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts Fruit (Wild Fruit)

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