Mesua ferrea L.
Family : Clusiaceae
Local name : Nahor (As.)
Evergreen tree with reddish-brown wood; leaves lanceolate, coriaceous; flowers large, white, fragrant, showy, solitary, axillary; fruits conical; seeds dark-brown.
Distribution : Common in evergreen and semievergreen forests, often grown.
Uses : Bark used in piles and jaundice; flowers used in bleeding piles.
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