Diospyros ebenum J.Koenig ex Retz. Main specimen
Ebenaceae
{ Description | Leaf }

The leaves of Diospyros ebenum are simple and distichous-arranged on the twigs.
The leaves are oblong-elliptic with obtuse apex, acute base and entire margins.
They are leathery and coriaceous, glabrous on both sides, dark green coloured above and light-green beneath.
The leaves of Diospyros ebenum are 7-12 cm long and 2.5-4 cm wide with a 0.6-0.8 cm long petiole.
The venation of the leaves is reticulate.

Diospyros ebenum branchlet
Diospyros ebenum leaf (upper and lower sides)
Diospyros ebenum foliage
Diospyros ebenum twig (lower side)
Diospyros ebenum leaves
Diospyros ebenum young leaves
Date of collection
18/02/2015
Collected by
N.L.I.B.
GPS coordinates
11.99714 N - 79.82129 E
Locality
Pitchandikulam Forest, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India