Transition Forests

Broad- leaved forests are found on the slopes descending from the plateau. The dominant tree species found in the board- leaved forests are Pittosporum tetraspermum, Eleeocarpus munroii. Apollonias arnotti, Sympocos spicata, Gomphandra coriacea, Garcinia gummi-gutta, Litsea coreacea, Prunus ceylanica and Photinia nomtoniana. Major shrubs include Begonia subpeltata, Osbeckia lineolata, Polygala arillata, Strobilanthes homotropus, Maesa perrotteana etc.