Medicinal Plants of Bangladesh
Medicinal Plants Database of Bangladesh includes the authentic Taxonomic Information, Vernacular/Bangla Name, Tribal and English Name, Family, Description and Photograph of the Plants, Chemical Constituents, Uses and Distribution of the species in Bangladesh. MPBD also contain dictionary of Botanical and Pharmacological terms.
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.
The leaves and bark are used externally for rheumatic swellings.