Family: Connaraceae - Cannarus family
Growth Habit: Tree
Tribal Name: Kurochick shak (Chakma).
A small tree. Leaflets sub opposite or alternate, elliptic or elliptic-lanceolate, caudate-acuminate, shining. Flowers white, small, in much branched axillary panicle. Fruits sessile, follicles
An infusion of the leaves is taken for the treatment of diarrhoea (Chakma).
Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts.
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