Syzygium malaccense (L.) Merr. & Perry

 
  • Family : MYRTACEAE
    (Myrtle Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : JAMUN FAMILY (जामुन फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : MYRTACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Syzygium malaccense (L.) Merr. & L.M.Perry
  • Common name : Malay Apple, Macopa, Manzana, Otaheite Apple, Pomarosa
  • Vernacular name : Chuvannachamba, Pananeerjamba, Pomerac (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Flower, Fruit : February-June
  • Collection Nos : KFP 11189
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district, Udupi district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
  • Native : Malesia
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in other parts of Tropical Asia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District; 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=Syzygium malaccense. Downloaded on 13 July 2020.

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