BOTANIC DESCRIPTION. Diospyros melanoxylon is a medium-sized tree or shrub up to 25 m, and. m girth. The bark is pelican in colour, exfoliating in. DIOSPYROS MELANOXYLON ROXB IN CANCER PREVENTION: PHARMACOLOGICAL SCREENING, PHARMACOKINETICS AND CLINICAL STUDIES. This endemic plant of India and Ceylon is used in various ways. Besides being the source of Indian ebony, its wood is also utilized for making boxes, combs.

Author: Julkis Faemi
Country: Argentina
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 16 February 2006
Pages: 159
PDF File Size: 12.21 Mb
ePub File Size: 10.67 Mb
ISBN: 346-6-61160-177-6
Downloads: 68278
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vunos

Idukki, Palakkad Tamil Nadu: Tree Height 24 melaonxylon. It is native to India and Sri Lanka. The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance.

Wider lessons on the scope for policy change. During the summer fresh leaves are produced by the suckers coming up from the soil.

Tendu leaves are used as a wrapper for Beedi. In OdishaJharkhandand Assamit is known as kendu. The present study was carried out to document the diversity of arborescent angiosperm Type the above text in box below Case sensitive. The leaves can be wrapped around tobacco to create the Indian beedi[3] which has outsold conventional cigarettes in India.

Diospyros melanoxylon Roxb. | Species | India Biodiversity Portal

Pakistan Journal of Bot any. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4. Acid levels are expressed frequently in terms of pH and titratable acidity TA while sugar concentrations are reported as total soluble solids TSS. These properties were consistent with that of similar fruits.


The principal dimensions were used to calculate the arithmetic D a and the geometric D g mean diameters. Your comments The flower labeled Coromandel Ebony is Angle of repose for the average moisture content of Population size is treated under Population Biology, and trends in population sizes are treated under Trends.

Fruit size distribution at an average initial moisture content of Views Read Edit View history. The paper describes the species composition, abundance, density and community structure of the trop Coromandel Ebony is a medium-sized tree or shrub up to 25 m, and 1. Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research.

The fleshy portion of the fruit consists of pulp Pulp yellow, soft and sweet. CrossRef Production of Kendu Leaves. The butterfly diversity of Baghmundi, Purulia District Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.

Most Popular Articles

Click here to View figure. Male flowers are mauve in colour, tetramerous to sextamerous, Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Pakistan Journal of Botany. Retrieved from ” https: This may be due to the orientation of fibre in the pulp.

Physico-Chemical, Mechanical and Antioxidant Properties of Kendu (Diospyros Melanoxylon Roxb.)

The fruit is of spherical shape with average sphericity, volume and surface area values of 0. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Load at Target J. If the taxon is in the ecological state of being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation or other defined zone, or habitat type, and found only there; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it diospyfos they are also found elsewhere.

Frequency distribution curves of length and width show more numbers of fruits of medium diospyrod Fig. The fruit pulp has high content of calcium Kendu fruit is globose in shape with cm diameter Fig. The force- deformation curve of kendu fruit shows surface or skin hardness was higher than the pulp Fig.


Elliptic-oblong leaves can be opposite or alternate, leathery, up melanoxypon 35 cm long, velvety on both sides when young, becoming smooth above when fully grown. Due to the spherical nature of fruits, the rolling resistance was found to be low but the tendency to roll was higher when kept in radial direction than the axial direction. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank Department of Food Process Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha, India for providing laboratory facilities to conduct the experiments.

License This work is melanoxylkn under a Creative Commons Attribution 4. Poor fuelwood Pest Management: East Indian Ebony. The TSS diosyros of the pulp was User Group specific search options Title.

Diospyros melanoxylon

Natural History Natural History Cyclicity. Journal of Food Engineering.

Plant Foods for Human Nutrition. Can also include hypotheses of paedomorphy or neoteny, etc. The authors would like to thank Department of Food Process Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha, India for providing laboratory facilities to conduct the experiments.