MANGIFERA LONGIPES Griff.

Family: Anacardiaceae

Bengali/Vernacular Name: Milam, Jangli Am, Uri Am.

Description of the Plant:
A large tree. Leaves 15-25.5 cm long, oblong or elliptic-lanceolate, acuminate. Panicle very lax spreading; branches slender; flowers small, white, with yellow veins. Fruit a very sour fleshy drupe.

Using Information:
Fruits are used in dog bite in different part of the country (Yusuf et al. 2009). Leaves are used to brush teeth in toothache.

Distribution:
Forests of Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.


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