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                     Eugenia jambos L.



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FAMILY:
    MYRTACEAE

Accpted Name: Syzygium jambos (L.) ALSTON


Botanical Ref:

Title:     INDIAN MATERIA MEDICA, FIRST EDITION 1908, 3RD EDITION 1954
Author:     LATE DR.K.M.NADKARNI & A.K.NADKARNI
Publisher:     POPULAR PRAKASHAN PRIVATE LIMITED. 35C, TARDEO ROA.
Year:     1993

Habit: Tree

Vernacular Names


Total 21 Vernacular names found in 4 languages.


Assamese [3] -
boga jamuk, golapi jamuk, bangali jamuk,

Bengali [2] -
jamrul, gulabjamb,

Hindi [2] -
gulabjaman, gulabjamun,

Sanskrit [14] -
brihatphala, jambu, jamburaja, kokileshta, mahajambu, mahanila, mahapatra, mahaphala, nanda, phalendra, rajajambu, shukapriya, surabhipatra, svarnamata,

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 Uses: Ripe fruits edible; valuable as a tonic for brain and liver complaints. Stem barks are said to be useful in asthma, bronchitis and also improve the voice, leaves after boiling applied in the eye sores.

Ref:
Title:PLANT WEALTH OF THE LOWER GANGA DELTA VOL 1
Author:KUMUDRAJAN NASKAR & ANIL MITTAL

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