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Diospyros quaesita
Scientific name: Diospyros quaesita
Previous name used in the website:
Family name: EBENACEAE
English name:
Local name: Kalumediriya (කළුමැදිරිය) #
Tamil name:
Sanskrit name:
Conservation status: Endangerd (NCS) / Vulnerable (GCS) 2012
Description: Tree, deciduous, up to 35 m high and 60 cm diam, buttresses up to 2 m high. Bark black, very rough. Leaves alternate, glabrous, elliptic-oblong or oblong-lanceolate, shortly obtusely acuminate, base acute; both surfaces prominulously reticulate or upper surface smooth. Male inflorescence raceme-like, dichasial cymes in axils of small caduceus peduncles, calyx green; corolla yellow. Female flowers solitary, corolla yellowish-white to white.
Status: Endemic
Edible parts: None
Ayurvedic usage:

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