Pleurostylia opposita

Pleurostylia opposita Pleurostylia opposita Pleurostylia opposita

Pleurostylia opposita - Small unarmed trees, 6 – 10 (-15) m tall. Leaves obovate-oblong or lanceolate, 3 – 8 X 1.5 – 3.5 cm, thin, coriaceous, base cuneate or attenuate, apex obtuse or acute, margins entire. Cymes axillary, sometimes terminal, 1 – several flowered, flowers green. Drupe ellipsoid or slightly obovoid, 5 – 6.5 X 3.5 – 4.5 mm, obtuse, 1 (- 2) seeded, sustained by persistant floral parts, pale yellow.

Scientific Name Pleurostylia opposita
Family Name CELASTRACEAE
English Name
Local Name Panakka (පානක්කා)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status LC (NCS)-2012
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Pleurostylia opposita Pleurostylia opposita Pleurostylia opposita

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