Syzygium cumini var. cumini 


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Syzygium cumini var. cumini . Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001086523. Accessed on: 24 Oct 2021'

General Information

Hypanthium obconic, ca. 4 mm.

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    Tree glabrous up to 15 (-20) m tall. Bark pale yellow-brown, densely thinly flakey. Leaves simple, thin, leathery, on 1.2 – 2.5 cm long petiole, oblong-ovate to elliptic-oblong, (6-) 7 – 15 x 3 – 8 cm, entire, basally acute to cuneate, shortly or abruptly acuminate at the apices, finely glandular punctuate on both sides. Inflorescence a panicle of cymes, usually on lateral leafless nodes, up to 12 cm long. Buds pyriform, 5 – 6 mm long, abruptly contracted below into a pseudostalk, calyptrate. Flowers sessile, bracts and bracteoles akin to each other, reddish-brown, deciduous at anthesis. Calyx tube truncate, 1.5 – 2 mm above the ovary, 2.5 – 3 mm across, brownish-pink, limb lobes 4, quickly deciduous. Petals orbicular, 3 – 4 mm long and wide, falling as calyptra. Stamens numerous, filaments pink, 2 – 6 mm long, inserted on margins of calyx tube. Ovary bilocular. Fruit oblong to oblong-ellipsoid, 1.2 – 2 x 1 – 1.5 cm, asymmetrical, purple-black when mature, glossy. Seeds usually solitary, ellipsoid to oblong-ellipsoid, 1 – 1.5 cm long with testa coherent to cotyledons.

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     Information From

    Flora of Pakistan
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/Pakistan
    Flora of Pakistan. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Myrtaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).