Family: Sapindaceae - Soapberry family
Growth Habit: Tree
Tribal Name: Then brama (Chakma)
A small tree. Leaflets obliquely oblong, lanceolate, broadly elliptic-lanceolate, base narrowed. Flowers dull white. Capsules-1-3-Cocci.
The bark is applied to the ear for the treatment of partial deafness (Chakma).
Forests of Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox’s Bazar.
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