Teak

Teak

Scientific name: Tectona grandis

Bangla/local name: ‘Shegun’

 

 

 

 

Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)

Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Tectona
Species T. grandis

Botanical Description of Teak

Habit: Perennial large tree

Root: Tap root system

Stem: Tall

Leaf: Simple, large

 

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Economic Importance

Used as timber

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