Gymnosporia emarginata (Willd.) Thwaites Main specimen
Celastraceae
{ Reproduction & Dispersal }

  • Sex distribution :
    Gymnosporia emarginata is bisexual (each flower of each individual has both male and female structures).
  • Mode of pollination :
    Gymnosporia emarginata is pollinated by a wide variety of insects.
  • Seed dispersal :
    Mechanical dispersal : barochory (dispersal of seeds by gravity), self-propagation.
    The ripe and dry capsules of Gymnosporia emarginata opens to scatter the seeds.