Family: Theaceae - Tea family
Growth Habit: Tree
Bangla/Vernacular Name: Sagoler bori (Sylhet)
Tribal Name: Monraiccha (Chakma)
A small tree. Leaves oblong lanceolate or linear-elliptic, lanceolate, acuminate. Flowers axillary, yellow.
The fresh root extract is given as a drink by Chakmas as a remedy for diarrhoea in Rangamati. Leaves and fruits are stomachic.
Evergreen forests of Sylhet and Chittagong.
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