Averrhoa carambola L. 

Family : Averrhoaceae

Local name : Kardai-tenga (As.)

Tree with imparipinnate leaves; flowers violet, in paniculate cymes; berry oblong, angled.

Distribution :  Cultivated and also found as an escape.

Uses : Roots used in pyorrhea; fruits used in jaundice.


More Photographs : (click to enlarge the image )





A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam