Genus – Terminalia

Terminalia arjuna , Family-Combretaceae , Common name-Kumbuk කුඹුක් , Origin-Native , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Along water, dry and intermediate ,Comment-Riverine., Reference-T&S 33-359-5-1p

Terminalia bellirica , Family-Combretaceae , Common name-Bulu බුලු , Origin-Native , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Intermediate, savanah, rainforest canopy ,Comment-Leaves terminally vlustered, whorled., Reference-T&S 33-4

59-5-2p

Terminalia catappa , Family-Combretaceae , Common name-Kottan, kottamba, කොට්ටන් , Origin-Introduced , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Home gardens, W, near water ,Comment-Seeds are edible, Reference-.

59-5-3p

Terminalia chebula , Family-Combretaceae , Common name-Aralu අරලු , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Intermediate, savanah ,Comment-Medicinal use. Leaves 5-11 cm, opposite to subopposite. Fruit 5-10 ridges., Reference-R9 – 41

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