Growth Habit: Tree
Tribal Name: Bhola kadam (Chakma).
A small tree. Leaves elliptic or elliptic-oblong, acuminate. Flowers subcampanulate. Fruits berry, small pea sized.
An infusion of the leaves is used for baths to treat boils in children (Chakma).
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Cox's Bazar, Sylhet and Moulavi Bazar.
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