Division: Magnoliophyta. Class: Magnoliopsida. Subclass: Asteridae. Order: Rubiales. Family: Rubiaceae. Genus: Anthocephalus. Species: chinensis. Notes. BRIEF DESCRIPTION A medium sized to tall deciduous tree reaching a height of m, and a trunk diameter up to cm. It has a slightly. Family: Rubiaceae Anthocephalus chinensis. Genus: Anthocephalus Species: chinensis. Origin: India Common name: ‘Kadam’ in India, Bur.

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Kadamba is one of the most frequently planted trees in the tropics. The kadamba tree is also associated with a tree deity called Kadambariyamman. Kodom flower of Bangladesh Neolamarckia cadamba also known as Anthocephalus cadamba, Kadam. Flowering usually begins when the tree is 4—5 years old. Kadamba are suitable for reforestation programs. View Contact Call Seller Now. Fibers with distinctly bordered pits. It sheds large amounts of leaf and non-leaf litter which on decomposition improves some physical and chemical properties of soil under its canopy.

Economic Importance of Anthocephalus chinensis

Please enter your password Forgotten your password? We’ve sent an email to Please follow the instructions to reset your password. The trunk of anthlcephalus plant has a diameter of — cm but typically less than that.


The flowers are used in perfumes. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Cobden-Ramsay, Feudatory States of Orissa: Vessel-ray pits similar to intervessel pits in size and shape. In Theravada Buddhismthe kadamba tree was where Sumedha Buddha achieved enlightenment.

Bengal District Gazetteersp. Tree in KolkataWest BengalIndia. Kadamba is mentioned in the Bhagavata Anthocfphalus.

Vessels per mm2 less than 6 rare. Silica Content Silica Content: Number of Employees 11 to 25 People.

Natural Habitat It is reported to grow best on deep, moist, alluvial sites, often in secondary forests along riverbanks. Gita Govinda by Jayadeva. Sanding This species is reported to be easy to sand. The genus name honours French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck.

Air drying is reported znthocephalus be fairly fast. Year of Establishment A twig of the tree is brought and worshipped in the courtyard of the house. The fruit of N.

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Anhocephalus medicinal plant Scientific anthocephalus cadamba miq Botanical name: Color The sapwood is pale yellow and not distinguishable.

Anthocephalus Cadamba

The tree is grown as an ornamental plant and for timber and paper-making. It is vulnerable to attack by insects and it is also prone to blue stain.


Li Anthocephalus morindifolius Korth. Kadam features in Indian mythology and religion. This page was last edited on 12 Octoberat Sometimes with small buttresses up to 2 m high and extending up to 60 cm from the trun. Rich; Anthocephalus cadamba Roxb. When they looked up, they saw Krishna hiding there and their garments scattered all over the branches of the tree. To satisfy the changing and increasing needs of customers, we are providing an extensive range of Anthocephalus Cadamba.

Kadam flowers are sweetly fragrant, red to orange in color, occurring in dense, globular heads of approximately 5. It usually has no odor or taste, but wood of an Assam variety is reported to have unpleasant odor.

Anthocephalus chinensis (PROSEA) – PlantUse English

Sawing This species is easy to saw. An extract of the leaves serves as a mouth gargle. Furniture Cabinets 21 – Tropical timbers of the world.

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