Thespesia populnea – Portia Tree Uses, Dose, Research

Portia tree uses

Pareesha - Thespesia populnea (Linn) Soland ex corr is also called Indian Tulips tree. Its bark is … [Read more...]

Latakasturi – Abelmoschus moschatus Uses, Research

Abelmoschus moschatus (ambrette ) seed

Abelmoschus moschatus - Muskdana seeds are added to coffee for flavouring. Its leaves are used as … [Read more...]

Ashwakarna – Dipterocarpus turbinatus Uses, Research, Side Effects

Gurjun benefits

Ashwakarna, Indian Gurjan - bark is used in treating abscess, urinary tract infection and hearing … [Read more...]

Kokum – Garcinia indica Uses, Dose, Research, Side Effects

Garcinia indica

Kokum - Garcinia indica is an anti oxidant rich fruit used in the name of Vrikshamla in Ayurveda. … [Read more...]

Sarja – Vateria indica Uses, Dose, Research, Side Effects

Sarja Vateria indica

Sarja -Vateria indica resin is used in treating infected wounds, diarrhea, earache, intestinal worms … [Read more...]

Tamala – Garcinia morella Uses, Dose, Research

Garcinia morella uses

Tamala - Garcinia morella is used in the treatment of dysentery, gastritis, fatigue, boils, burning … [Read more...]

Surapunnaga – Uses, Side Effects

Surapunnaga is explained with similar qualities as Punnaga - Calophyllum inophyllum. It is … [Read more...]

Punnaga – Calophyllum inophyllum Uses, Research, Side Effects

Alexandrian laurel

Alexandrian Laurel - Calophyllum inophyllum, a source for bio-diesel is used in treating skin … [Read more...]

Flacourtia indica – Governor’s plum Uses, Dose, Research


Vikankata - Flacourtia indica is a recent inclusion to Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia. It is widely used in … [Read more...]

Vanapsa – Viola odorata Uses, Research, Side Effects

Viola odorata uses

Banapsa - Viola odorata is used in treating cough, asthma, fever with burning sensation, bodyache … [Read more...]