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  Glochidion candolleanum
 
  Family: EUPHORBIACEAE
  Citation:  Glochidion candolleanum (Wight & Arn.) Chakrab. & Gangop., Journ. Econ. Tax. Bot. 19: 191. 1995; N.P.Balakr. & Chakrab., Fam. Euphorbiaceae India 347. 2007; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 740. 2009. Lobocarpus candolleanus Wight & Arn., Prodr. 1: 7. 1834. Glochidion neilgherrense Wight, Ic. 5: 229. 1852; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 316. 1887; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1307(914). 1925; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 251. 1988; Vajr., Fl. Palghat Dist. 430. 1990; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 48. 1998; Sivar. & Mathew, Fl. Nilambur 622. 1997. Glochidion arboreum Wight, Ic. t. 1907. f.1. 1852; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 316. 1887; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1307(914). 1925; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 250. 1988; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 416. 1994; Subram., Fl. Thenmala Div. 339. 1995; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 288. 1997. Glochidion sisparense Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1307(914). 1926; Biju in Manoharan et al., Silent Valley-Whispers Reason 161. 1999.
  Malayalam Name(s): Chendana, Chathakkadambu
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Small trees, branchlets tomentose. Leaves simple, alternate, oblong or ovate-oblong, acute, base obtuse, tomentose along veins below, to 9 x 3.5 cm. Flowering branches slender, zig-zag. Flowers greenish-yellow. Style elongated. Capsule 0.8 cm across, 6-lobed.
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting: December-March
  District(s): Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, Palakkad, Malappuram, Idukki, Wayanad, Kannur
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen and shola forests
  Distribution: India and Sri Lanka
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Green, Creamy
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude: 600-2150
  Localities: Rosemala, Vattavada, Poochapara, Sispara, Agastyarkudam, Kunda hills, Teppakulam
   
 
   
 
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