IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 10
Photo 10 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Suganha Kokila (Cinnamomum glaucescens)
Sugandha Kokila (सुगन्धकोकिला) in Nepali refers to the plant Cinnamomum glaucescens from the Lauraceae or “laurels family”. It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected plants of Nepal”. The photo also depicts a Seed (विउ, viu) and a Leaf (पात, pat/pāt/pāta/pata).
The word Suganha Kokila can also be transliterated as Sugandha Kokilā, Sugandhakokilā or Sugandhakokila.
The museum exhibitions in this gallery are from the International Mountain Museum in Pokhara. They belong to the category “Flora and Fauna Section” (vanaspati tatha jivjantu shakha).