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Rakta Roda, Diospyros virginiana - Plant

Rakta Roda, Diospyros virginiana - Plant
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Rakta Roda is valued for their hard, heavy, dark timber, and some of their fruit. Some are used as ornamentals and many are of local ecological importance.
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Rakta Roda, Diospyros virginiana Plant

Description for Rakta Roda, Diospyros virginiana

Plant height: 9 - 15 inches
Plant spread: 2 - 4 inches

Small trees to 4 m tall; bark dark grey, fissured, rough. Leaves alternate, 1-2.5 x 1-1.8 cm, obovate-oblong or spathulate, base cuneate to attenuate, apex obtuse to emarginate, coriaceous; petiole to 2 mm long. Flowers 1to3, in axillary fascicles, white. Male flower: calyx pale yellowish, c. 2 mm long, cup-shaped, lobes 3, 1-1.5 mm long, triangular-ovate, acute; corolla tube 5 -6 mm long, tubular, lobes 3, 1 -1.5 mm long, oblong-ovate, acute ; stamens 6, c. 2 mm long. Female flower: similar to male one; ovary c. 2 mm long, globose, silky-pubescent, stigmas 3. Berry 5-7 mm long, subglobose, yellow to brownish red. Seeds 1-3, c. 4 mm long, wedge-shaped.

Common name(s): Narrow-leaved ebony tree
Flower colours: Red,yellow, orange
Bloom time: February to may
Max reacahble height: Up to 15 m
Difficulty to grow:: Easy to grow

Planting and care

Narrow-Leaved Ebony is a small tree, up to 10 m tall. Bark is brown, tubercled; blaze light orange yellow. Branchlets are round with short internodes, terminal young branchlets are densely yellow hairy.
Leaves are simple, alternate. Leaf stalk is up to 0.5 cm long, rusty hairy when young. Leaves are 2.2-8 x 1-2.5 cm, narrow-elliptic, tip bluntly pointed to blunt, base narrow, margin thick and distinctly wavy, leathery, hairy when young, otherwise hairless above.

Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: Well-drained soil
Water: Medium
Temperature: 20 to 22 degrees C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Rakta Roda

  • Flowers are dioecious - male flowers are 3 in axillary clusters, female flowers occur singly in leaf axils.
  • Flowers are white. Berry is ellipsoid, to 1 cm long.
  • Fruiting sepals are 3, slightly enlarged. Narrow-Leaved Ebony is endemic to the Western Ghats mostly confined to Central Sahyadri above Chikmagalur Region.

Harvesting

Not defined

Typical uses of Rakta Roda

Special features: Rakta Roda is valued for their hard, heavy, dark timber, and some of their fruit. Some are used as ornamentals and many are of local ecological importance.

Culinary use: Not defined

Ornamental use: The plant is used for the ornamental purpose.

Medicinal use: Not defined

References

    http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=%09Rakta+Roda&stpos=0&stype=AND

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4 / 5 Anuj Yadav 01 July 2018
This Exotic Plant looks so beautiful.
4 / 5 Marut Tripathi 29 June 2018
Looking Good ....survived!!!!!!
5 / 5 Monica Jyothi 27 June 2018
Simply love the plant....healthy n beautiful!!....Thankyou for the free gifts!!
5 / 5 Hariom Sharma 25 June 2018
Really very good product i have purchase one plant pack .
5 / 5 Namrata Mishra 23 June 2018
?Is it real plant or artificial ???

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