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Cullenia rosayroana

AuthorityKoster.
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Ecocrop code5042



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SOURCES (C. rosayroana Kostermans)
Joshi H 1980a pp 24-27 [TEMP, RAIN, DRA, DEP, TEXT, PH, LIG, KTMP, USE]
Voortman R 1994 (pers. comm.)

KILLING T
Tolerant to below 12.5°C.

GROWING PERIOD
Perennial evergreen tree. Old leaves are shed in the dry season and the new flush of leaves appears almost simultaneously.

COMMON NAMES
Wild durian, Karani, Mulluchakka, Vedipila, Vetipla, Chakkamullan, Karannili, Karanai, Kar-anini, Vedipila, Karani, Karavani, Ainipla, Korangupilavu, Palavu, Anaippala, Vedbala, Malik-koncil.

FURTHER INF
Scientific synonyms: C. excelsa, C. zeylancia. Wild durian can be found in tropical areas at altitude between 600-1500 m, with a relative humidity i July of 90-100% and in January of 60-80%. The tree can reach a height of up to 30 m. It is sensitive to fire.
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