Forest Herbarium News


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For Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 43, 2015, the deadline is on 31 March, please email to Rachun Pooma, or



Please be aware that due to botanical course, the library will be closed from 16-17 March and the herbarium from 17-19 March 2018.


Tem Smitinand's Thai Plant Names







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Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) databases



Ensete lasiocarpum (Franch.) Cheesman

Tufted herb, leaves to ca 50 cm long, glaucous below; inflorescence erect, 20-25 cm long; bracts yellow; female or bisexual in lower bracts; compound tepal tubular, 5-toothed; free tepal emarginated, shortly cuspidate at apex; fruit a berry, densely hirsute; seeds numerous, hilum white. Native to S China, used as medicinal and feed pigs.

Newly released


Flora of Thailand
Vol. 11 part 4 &
Vol. 12 part 2



Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 42, December 2014















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