Division: Magnoliophyta. Class: Magnoliopsida. Subclass: Asteridae. Order: Rubiales. Family: Rubiaceae. Genus: Anthocephalus. Species: chinensis. Notes. BRIEF DESCRIPTION A medium sized to tall deciduous tree reaching a height of m, and a trunk diameter up to cm. It has a slightly. Family: Rubiaceae Anthocephalus chinensis. Genus: Anthocephalus Species: chinensis. Origin: India Common name: ‘Kadam’ in India, Bur.

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Drying Defects Ease of Drying: It is a medium-sized to large tree up to 45 m tall. Product Description To satisfy the changing and increasing needs of customers, we are providing an extensive range of Anthocephalus Cadamba.

Joists 12 – Tropical timbers of the world. Kadamba are suitable for reforestation programs. This erroneous sense of the scientific name is shown by writing A. Botanical Description It is a medium-sized to large tree up to 45 m tall.

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Kadam features in Indian religions and mythologies. InJean Marie Bosser created the new generic name Neolamarckiahonouring Lamarck, for the Asian genus which matched Richard’s description of his Anthocephalustransferring Nauclea cadamba as Neolamarckia cadamba Roxb.


This is commonly called Kadam and is an evergreen, tropical tree native to South and Southeast Asia. Capuronand that the widespread use of Anthocephalus chinensis for the kadam tree is an error. General Housing 10 – Silica in Timbers.

Resistance To Impregnation It anthodephalus preservatives easily. This festive custom has been adopted by the Tulu people. The sapwood is pale yellow and not distinguishable.

The flowers are used in perfumes and the tree is grown as an chijensis plant and for timber and paper-making. It sheds large amounts of leaf and non-leaf litter which on decomposition improves some physical and chemical properties of soil under its canopy. The trunk of this plant has a diameter of — cm but typically less than that. Close-up of flower Scientific classification Kingdom: The timber is used for plywood, light construction, pulp and paper, boxes and crates, dug-out canoes, and furniture components.

Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. Li Anthocephalus morindifolius Korth. Annual Turnover Upto Rs. It is anthocsphalus large tree with a broad crown and straight cylindrical bole.


Radha and Krishna are supposed to have conducted their love play in the hospitable and sweet-scented shade of the kadamba tree. Krishna insisted that they come out naked to cyinensis their garments. It has scented orange flowers in dense anthoceohalus clusters.

The kadamba lends its name to the Kadamba Dynasty that ruled from Banavasi in what is now the state of Karnataka from CE to CE, as per Talagunda inscription of c. In Theravada Buddhismthe kadamba tree was where Sumedha Buddha achieved enlightenment. The flowers attract pollinators. I agree to the terms and privacy policy.

Anthocephalus chinensis – CADAMBA

The genus name honours French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck. An extract of the leaves serves as a mouth gargle. Onam Kerala and Huttari Kodagu are regional variants of this festival. Part I-Tropical American Species. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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