Family: Moraceae - Mulberry family
Growth Habit: Shrub
Tribal Name: Ludi sarbua (Chakma), Barokegoi (Tanchangya)
Creeping shrub, stem pubescent. Leaves broadly ovate, base obliquely cordate.Figs solitary, obovoid, borne on peduncles.
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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