Mimusops hexandra Roxb. Manilkara hexandra is a tree species in the tribe Sapoteae , in the family Sapotaceae. Manilkara hexandra is a slow-growing but fairly large evergreen species. It grows in tropical and temperate forests. The bark is grayish and rough.
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Manilkara hexandra Roxb. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Home Search Contact. Kaukenia hexandra Roxb. Kuntze Manilkara emarginata H. Lam Mimusops hexandra Roxb. Plant Photograph by: David Stang. Flowers Photograph by: Lalithamba. Close-up of the flower Photograph by: Dinesh Valke. Foliage Photograph by: Dinesh Valke. Leaves Photograph by: David Stang.
In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. An on-line version is also available. Readable yet also very detailed. Publisher Kampong Publications, California. Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc. Comments R. Prasad 11th September Add a Comment: If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment.
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Whereas, Calophylum and Manilkara both are expected to have dark and fissured or furrowed bark, respectively. The Pillars. Major contributors. How to Join. About efloraofindia. Details of some important contributors. Award for efloraofindia.
Khirni (Manilkara hexandra) – Qualities, Uses, Remedies, Research
It improves taste, promotes physical strength and aphrodisiac in nature. Fresh fruits contain proteins, lipids, carbohydrates and moisture. Fruits are rich source of vitamin A and recommended to those who wish to gain weight. Taste — Astringent kashaya , Sweet madhura Virya potency — cold hima Vipaka taste after digestion — Sweet, Sour Vrshya — aphrodisiac Balya — promotes physical strength Snigdha — unctuous Guru — heavy to digest Hrdya — cardiac tonic Sanghrahi — absorbent in nature Vishtambhi — constipating Bhrhmana — nourishing Rochana — improves taste Mamsala — increases muscle bulk Sthoulya kaari — increases weight, causes obesity. Manilkara hexandra is a slow growing evergreen tree. Leaves 3 — 6 cm long, simple, alternate, elliptic-obovate and glabrous. Flowers small, white or pale yellow in colour.
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From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Wikispecies has an entry on: Manilkara hexandra. Media in category " Manilkara hexandra " The following 34 files are in this category, out of 34 total. Fruits of Manilkara hexandra. Ironwood Manilkara hexandra fruits at Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary
Manilkara hexandra Roxb. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Home Search Contact. Kaukenia hexandra Roxb. Kuntze Manilkara emarginata H.