Chandigarh Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Chandigarh (India)
Designed & Developed by Bioinformatics Centre, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Aegle marmelos (Linn.) Correa

Family: Rutaceae Genus: Aegle Species: Aegle marmelos (Linn.) Correa






Synonym Aegle marmelos Var. mahurensis Zate, Feronia pellucida Roth Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Bael Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Beli Fruit, Stone Apple, Wood Apple Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Bael Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude Up To 1000m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Tree Fruit Details The Fruits Are Round And Size Is Usually 2–5 Inches In Diameter, Woody Berry With Yellowish Rind
Habitat Evergreen And Semi-evergreen Forests, Also Widely Cultivated Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India Sri Lanka, Northern Malaya, Java And In The Philippines Bark Details The Bark Is Buish–grey, Soft, With Irregular Furrows On The Younger Branches
Distribution in chandigarh Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary, Chandigarh Botanical Garden and Nature Park, Manimajara and Daria, Sector 2, Sector 11, Sector 14, Sector 18, Sector 20, Sector 32, Sector 46 Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Trifoliate
Description of Species It grown up to 15 meters tall. Leaves are alternate, pale green, trifoliate; terminal leaflet, having a long petiole; ovate to lanceolate. Flowers, greenish white, sweetly scented, bisexual, stalked; stalk, 8 mm long; borne in lateral panicles of about 10 flowers, arising from the leaf axils- Leaf Details The Leaves Alternate, Ovate, Trifoliate And Aromatic

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details