Carallia brachiate

PES Database

Common Name(s)  Dawata
Botanical Name  Carallia brachiate
Origin of species  Native
Family  Rhizophoraceae
AF notation / physiognomy  V9
Plant reference # on ER Plant DATABASE 119
PHotosynthetic Biomass
-Weight per leaf -0.8 g
-Leaf cycle -Annual
-Length -5-15cm
-Width -2-10 cm
-Texture -Coarse
Conservation Status
Growth Rate  Fast
Crown type  Spreading
Propagation method  Seed, Root sucker, cutting
Root type  Tap deep
Preferred Soils
Impact on Soil
Salinity tolerance
Human uses
Economic Importance  Medicine, timber, ornamental
Distribution  Low country wet zone
Light preferences  Full sun
Flowering time  March -April
Flower Color  Yellow
Fruit type  Fleshy fruit