Family: Rubiaceae - Madder family
Growth Habit: Undershrub
Tribal Name: Ranga bhutta (Tanchangya).
An undershrub. Stipule 2 cleft, broadly ovate, shortly aristate. Leaves undulate, denticulate or entire. Cymes terminal and axillary, subsessile, few flowered.
The leaf extract is taken, and in addition a paste of the leaves is applied to the whole body, for the treatment of hysteria (Tanchangya).
Psychotria calocarpa Kurz
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.
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