Growth Habit: Shrub
Bangla/Vernacular Name: Bannebu, Karipa.
Tribal Name: Kangragulucksak; Buja al ludi (Tanchangya).
Scambling evergreen shrub, armed with axillary recurved spines. Leaves oblong-elliptic, acute or shortly acuminate. Fruit globose, rind thick.
A paste prepared from the leaves is applied to boils and also taken for the treatment of chest pains (Tanchangya).
Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.
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