Flacourtia species are shrubs or trees, armed with simple and branched spines, branches with sympodial growth. Leaves simple, alternate, lanceolate-ovate to. Five caffeoylquinic acid derivatives were obtained from the fruit juice of Flacourtia inermis: methyl chlorogenate (1), methyl 5-O-caffeoylquinate. Flacourtia inermis Roxb., Pl. Coromandel 3: 16 (). Species name meaning ‘ not armed’, i.e. without spines on the trunk. Synonyms Flacourtia lanceolata.

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May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants. Fruit indehiscent berry, ellipsoid-globose, about 2. Technology Biodiversity in India.

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Shrubs or small trees, about m tall, unarmed, branches with sympodial growth. Now containing plants. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others. This page was last edited on 22 Marchat Describes the likelihood of the species becoming extinct in the present day or in the near future.

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Pedicels slender, mm, finely pubescent. The family Salicaceae includes well-known species such as kei apple Dovyalis caffrapaniala F.


Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. Uses The fruits are eaten raw but are often acid or astringent; they are excellent for making jams, syrup and preserves. May also be referred to include anatomy.

Flowers unisexual dioecioushypogynous, greenish yellow, pedicels articulate, glabrous or hairy, sepalsimbricate, connate near base, ovate, margin ciliate, apex obtuse, hairy inside, subglabrous outside, petals absent, extrastaminal disc, with distinct glands inserted before sepals. The inefmis are produced in bunches and resemble cherries. Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses.

Flowering occurs several times a year. Each fruit measures 1 to 3 centimeter in diameter.

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Publisher Florida Flair books, Florida. Seeds may be dispersed by autochory i. Ovary superior, globose, surrounded by disc, carpelsincompletely loculed, connate, with intruding placentae, ovules often 2 per locule. Disease-causing organisms can also be listed under associations. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Leaves ovate-oblong to ovate-elliptic, attenuate- acuminate, broadly cuneate or rarely rounded at the base, firmly chartaceous, glabrous but always puberulous at the midrib on both surfaces, olivaceous to brown when dry, coarsely to slightly crenate, by 4- cm; midrib little prominent above, distinctly so beneath, nerves -7 pahs, curved-ascending, but not interarching, little prominent above, distinctly so beneath, veins transverse and distinct, reticulations rather dense, well visible but little prominent; petiole stoutish, mm, manifestly pubescent.


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Ovary ovoid, contracted apically; stylesslightly reflexed and enlarged into disciform or cuneate, bilobed stigmas. Population size is treated under Population Biology, and trends in population sizes are treated under Trends. This is a medium-sized spineless tree that may grow up to 15 meters. Flacourtia inermis Scientific classification Kingdom: Does not include altitudinal distribution, inermix is covered under Habitat.

Flacourtia inermis

Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. The fruit is round and shiny, turning from light inrmis to a deep red colour upon ripening. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

It is usually astringent with an acid flavour, though it can be sweet[ 46 Title Dictionary of Economic Plants. The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance.

Callmander General Information Rukam masam is an evergreen, short-boled, bushy tree with a compact, rounded crown; it can grow 7. Inflorescence in shortly pedunculate axillary and terminal raceme fascicles or panicles, bracteate, few flowered.