Eucalyptus paniculata Sm.

  • Family : MYRTACEAE
    (Myrtle Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : JAMUN FAMILY (जामुन फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MYRTACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Eucalyptus paniculata Sm.
  • Vernacular name : Thaila Maram (Tamil)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Comments / notes : Moderate sized tree; At higher altitudes
  • Key identification features : Tall to medium sized trees, bark hard, persistent, deeply fissured. Leaves lanceolate, acute at base, acuminate at apex. Flowers white, in panicles; calyx absent; petals fused into a calyptra. Fruits ovoid, truncate at tip.
  • Native : Australia
  • Literature : Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1; N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.18 Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. paniculata. Downloaded on 19 October 2021.


All fields are required

Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at