Crateva magna (Lour.) DC. var. magna

Family : Capparaceae

Local name : Barun (As.)

Deciduous tree with grey bark; leaves 3-foliate, long petioled; leaflet ovate-lanceolate, acuminate, entire, glabrous, pale beneath and dark green above; flowers yellow or white, corymbose clusters at the end of the new growth; berry papillate.

Distribution :  Sporadic, often cultivated.

Uses :  Bark used in urinary trouble and malignant pustule.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam