Artocarpus lacucha Hom.

Family : Moraceae

Local name : Dewa, Bohot-goch (As)

Deciduous tree; bark reddish, softly fibrous inside with white latex; leaves oblong, coriaceous; fruits ovoid, dirty yellow, becoming pale orange on maturity, sour in taste.

Distribution :    Common in forests.

Uses :  Wood used as taeniafuge; fruits used as refrigerant; bark used as masticatory.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam