Gummy gardenia is a small tree which grows up to 3 meters. Gardenia is a genus of about species of flowering plants. They are evergreen. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species ยท IUCN taxon ID. retrieved. 10 August Commons category. Gardenia gummifera. 0 references. Nadi hingu- Gardenia gummifera is a herb mentioned in the ayurvedic pharmacopoeia for the treatment of fever, indigestion, wounds, skin.

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A large shrub to small tree. The resin has antiseptic property. Common on degraded slopes, rocky strata in deciduous forests, usually found in dry laterite forests. Can include ecosystem services.

Indian Endemicity Geographic Entity. Major contributors Stars of the month Efloraofindia’s journey General. Fruit a berry, 4 x 3 cm, ellipsoid or oblong; seeds rugose. Field tips Bark greyish-brown, and branchlets exude a yellow resin. May also be referred to include anatomy. Gardenia is a genus of about species of flowering plants.

Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of gumkifera plants are hosts Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Small trees, to 8 m high, bark 0. Field Guide Red Listed Med.

Supposed to be endemic to India. Nice to see the fruit Threatened Taxa of Telangana State. Kad Bikke Kannada. Seasonal ggummifera and reproduction are usually treated separately. Checklists specific search options Observed during.


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If the taxon is in the ecological state of being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation or other gardenoa zone, or habitat type, and found only there; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.

The plant is also resistant to fire as i found a very good population of this species flowering imediate after the forest fire where i found Soymida febrifuga.

The gum is taken from the tip and chewed to make it pliable after which it is stuck to the forehead as a cure for headache.

The leaves are opposite or in whorls of three or four, cm long and cm gardeniaa, dark green and glossy with a leathery texture. Pullaiah – Details with keys. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.

For more details, pl. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. Leaves dark green, shining.

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Flower Solitary or in lax cymes; white. Technology partner Strand Life Sciences.

It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Gardenia gummifera – Gummy Gardenia. Fruit An oblong berry, green when young; seeds many, rugose.

Remember me Forgot password? General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Found in deciduous gardeniz and degraded areas above m.


The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. User specific search options User. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Wild, Dry deciduous forests. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle.

User Group specific search options Title. The gum falls off when the headache is cured. Gardenia gummifera – indiantreepix Google Groups. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc.

Flowers bisexual, white turns to yellow, axillary, solitary or in lax cymes; calyx 4. However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the gummifrra is removed.

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Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons. A textual diagnostic description of the species that is gujmifera necessarily structured.

The resin is heated in oil, the vapour is inhaled to cure running nose. Name of the species: