Garcinia xanthochymus Hook. f. ex T. Anderson 

Family : Clusiaceae

Local name : Tepor-tenga (As.)

Tree with bark dark-brown outside and white inside; leaves large, linear-oblong, or oblong-lanceolate, acute, rounded at  base; flowers pedicellate; berry globular, turning yellow when ripe.

Distribution : Common in evergreen forests, also grown.

Uses : Fruits used in dyspepsia.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam