Elaeocarpus floribundus occurs from India eastward to Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Indonesia (to Borneo) and the Philippines (Palawan). It has been. Indian Olive is an evergreen moderate sized tree with spreading crown and clean bole of m length. It occurs in evergreen forests of NE. Indian Olive, Elaeocarpus floribundus Fruit: Perspective to the Antioxidative . Indian Olive, Elaeocarpus floribundus Fruit: Perspective to the.

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The leaves are ovate, elliptic, often rounded at the base, 5 to 12 cm long, glabrous, blistered on both surfaces when dry, acute or shortly acuminate, irregularly crenate. The seeds of Elaeocarpus ganitrus are used to make rudrakshaa type of Hindu prayer beads.

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Elaeocarpus – Wikipedia

Usually on hillsides and ridges with sandy to clay soils. Views Read Edit View history. Elaeocarpus floribundus Plant species x – 30k – jpg envis. Tree flora of Malaya.

The useful plants of West Tropical Africa. Elaecoarpus angustifolius Blume is a medium-sized to large tree up to 40 ffloribundus tall of the evergreen rainforest of north-eastern India, Myanmar, Peninsular Malaysia, Java and Sulawesi. Synonyms Elaeocarpus floribundus var. The approximately species are distributed from Madagascar in the west through IndiaSoutheast Asiasouthern Chinaand Japanthrough Australia to New ZealandFijiand Hawaii in the east.


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Archived from the original on Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Omsons Publications, New Delhi. User specific search options User. In Madagascar 8 species have been found, all endemic. The wood is used for light construction and for indoor uses such as furniture.

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In Mauritius it is fairly commonly cultivated and occasionally naturalized. Ecology In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp, sub-montane and keranga forests up to m altitude. Known or potential benefits of the species for elaeocapus, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. There is no information on the genetic variation in the planted trees in Mauritius. Elaeocarpus floribundus Elaeocarpus grandis x – 51k – jpg tl.

Flowers are small and white, in drooping racemes, in the axils of fallen leaves. Skin care preparation comprising a stable epaeocarpus obtained from plant of genus Elaeocarpus.

Generally found in wild as well as in the household garden for its edible popular fruit. Document specific search options Title.

Uses An infusion of the bark and leaves is used in Sumatra as a mouthwash for inflamed gums. Elaeocarpus comprises about species occurring from Floribunxus to tropical Asia, Polynesia, Australia and New Zealand, with centres of diversity in Borneo and New Guinea. Many species are threatenedin particular by habitat loss.


It holds nails well, stains and glues satisfactorily, and has excellent bending properties. The work is the result of the foliicolous fungal collections made in the Silent Valley National Par Inflorescences in axillary racemes ca. The acidulous fruits are eaten fresh or pickled in vinegar or brine, whole or fkoribundus chutney.

Elaeocarpus floribundus

Elaeocarpus sylvestrisbranch with fruits. These trees are well-known for their attractive, pearl-like fruit which are often colorful.

The breeding biology of the endemic Grey-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus priocephalus was studied from Elaeocarpus floribundus Plant species x – 69k – jpg envis. Remember me Forgot password? An infusion of the bark and leaves is drunk as a tonic.

Infusion of the bark and leaves are used as mouth wash for inflamed gum. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Technology Biodiversity in India.