Garcinia pedunculata Roxb. 

Family : Clusiaceae

Local name : Bor-thekera (As.)

Evergreen tree with short spreading branches; leaves obovate or oblanceolate, cuneate at base, acute to sub-acute at apex; flowers pale-green in few flowered terminal panicles; berry large, globose, yellowish, fleshy; seeds 8 - 10, reniform.

Distribution :    Occurring only under cultivation.

Uses : Fruits used in blood dysentery.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam