Mallotus philipensis Muell.Arg.

Family : Euphorbiaceae

Local name : Phaku-goch, Losan (As)

Tree; branchlets, young leaves and inflorescence rusty pubescent; leaves alternate, ovate-oblong or ovate-lanceolate, acuminate, entire, lower surface covered with scarlet glands; spike terminal.

Distribution :    Common.

Uses :  Bark used in chronic stomachache.


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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam