Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.

Family : Fabaceae

Local name : Sisu (As.)

Large deciduous tree with grey bark; leaves compound; leaflets alternate, obliquely ovate, acuminate, glabrous; flowers in panicled racemes; pods strap-shaped.

Distribution : Planted throughout the state as roadside tree.

Uses : Leaves used in colic and tonsillitis.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam