Agrostistachys coriacea

PES Database

Common Name(s)  Beru
Botanical Name  Agrostistachys coriacea
Origin of species  Endemic
Family  Euphorbiaceae
AF notation / physiognomy  V5
Plant reference # on ER Plant DATABASE 223
Photosynthetic Biomass
-Weight per leaf -11. 5 g
-Leaf cycle -Annual
-Length -9-25 cm
-Width -3-9 cm
-Texture
Conservation Status  Vulnerable
Growth Rate  Moderate
Crown type  Shrubby
Propagation method  Seed
Root type  Tap root
Preferred Soils
Impact on Soil
Salinity tolerance
Human uses  Roofing materials
Economic Importance  Medicine
Distribution  Low country wet zone
Light preferences  Semi shade
Flowering time
Flower Color  White
Fruit type  Fleshy fruit