Diospyros discolor Willd.

  • Family : EBENACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Ebenaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Diospyros discolor Willd.
  • Common name : Mabola Ebony, Comogen Ebony, Philippine Persimmon, Mabola Tree, Mabola-date-plum, Velvet apple, Velvet Persimmon
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Grown in gardens
  • Comments / notes : Grown as ornamental tree
  • Flower, Fruit : February-April
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Thiruvananthapuram district
  • Native : Philippines
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Diospyros discolor. Downloaded on 16 December 2019.

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