CANARIUM BENGALENSE Roxb.

Family: Burseraceae

Bengali/Vernacular Name: Dhuna Rata.

Tribal Name: Borsamphol (Garo).

Description of the Plant:
A medium-sized tree. Leaves compound, 30-60 cm long, panicles racemiform, shorter than or equalling the leaves. Fruit a drupe, size of a large olive, ellipsoidal, smooth.


Canarium Bengalensis
CANARIUM BENGALENSE Roxb.


Using Information:
The leaves and bark are used externally for rheumatic swellings.