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Ficus heterophylla L.f.

Group: Dicot
Family: Moraceae - Mulberry family
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub

Tribal Name: Ludi sarbua (Chakma), Barokegoi (Tanchangya)

Description of the Plant:

Creeping shrub, stem pubescent. Leaves broadly ovate, base obliquely cordate.Figs solitary, obovoid, borne on peduncles.

Mode of Uses:

A paste of the leaves is applied to affected ears for the treatment of ear infection and is also applied to affected areas for the treatment of rheumatism (Chakma).


Forests of Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Cox's Bazar and Sylhet.

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