Growth Habit: Tree
Tribal Name: Chongralace (Chakma)
Large or small tree frequently with aerial roots which never develop in to trunks. Leaves very variable, elliptic-oblong, oblong-ovate, entire or sinuate, tomentose, base cordate or rounded. Fig sessile, globose.
The crushed leaves are applied to affected areas for the treatment of boils (Chakma).
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Cox's Bazar and Sylhet.
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