Common name: Wild Guava, Ceylon Oak, Patana Oak • Hindi: कुम्भी Kumbhi • Marathi: कुम्भा Kumbha • Tamil: Aima, Karekku, Puta-tanni-maram. PDF | Careya arborea Roxb. (Lecythidaceae) is a significant medicinal plant known as kumbhi in Ayurveda. Though, most of the plant parts are. Careya arborea is a species of tree in the Lecythidaceae family, native to the Indian Subcontinent, Afghanistan, and Indochina.[3] It is known as Kumbhi in Hindi.

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Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Deciduous trees, to 12 m high, bark mm thick, brownish, rough, exfoliations small, more or less triangular; fibrous; blaze reddish-brown, arbodea branchlets pubescent.

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Leaves simple, alternate, estipulate, clustered at the tips of branchlets; petiole 10 mm long, slender, pubescent; lamina x cm, obovate, oblong-obovate, base cuneate or attenuate and decurrent on petiole, apex round or czreya acuminate, margin crenate-serrate, glabrous, membranous; lateral nerves pairs, parallel, prominent, intercostae reticulate, prominent.

Flowers bisexual, greenish-white, mm across, in terminal arbores peduncle woody; bracts 3, unequal; calyx tube campanulate, glabrous, adnate to ovary and not produced beyond the ovary; lobes 4, ovate, imbricate; petals 4, elliptic-oblong, revolute along margin, cauducous; disc annular; stamens numerous in several rows, slightly connate at base, inserted on the top of calyx; filaments subulate, purple, exserted, inner and outer rows without anthers; ovary inferior, careyw, ovules many in each cell; style long, filiform; stigma capitate.

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Fruit a berry, A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily structured. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification.

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Flower blooms during March to April. Fruit ripe during June. Curated for upload by Pranjal Mahananda. Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons.

It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately.

A medium sized deciduous tree, found in the most areas of the state especially lower Assam. Leaves large, alternate, glabrous, about one foot long. Leaf become red before falling. Flowers distinct with an unpleasant smell,white or pink. Fruit berry, globose 2 – 3 inch long with numerous seed. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants.

Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. May also be referred to include anatomy. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives.

Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. All districts Tamil Nadu: Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. The current map showing caerya of species is only indicative. Related observations Show all. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc.

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However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. The bark, flowers, juices and fruit are considered medicinal. Ripe fruits are eaten raw arnorea seeds are eaten roasted by the Santhals.

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