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Eurya acuminata DC.

Group: Dicot
Family: Theaceae - Tea family
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree

Bangla/Vernacular Name: Sagoler bori (Sylhet)

Tribal Name: Monraiccha (Chakma)

Description of the Plant:

A small tree. Leaves oblong lanceolate or linear-elliptic, lanceolate, acuminate. Flowers axillary, yellow.

Mode of Uses:

The fresh root extract is given as a drink by Chakmas as a remedy for diarrhoea in Rangamati. Leaves and fruits are stomachic.

Distribution:

Evergreen forests of Sylhet and Chittagong.

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