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Scientific name of Dye Fig: Ficus gibosa Blume / Ficus microcarpa
Name of Dye Fig in different languages:
English: Dye Fig, Humped Fig, Humped Fig Tree, Indian Laurel
Malayalam: Ethi (ഇത്തി)
Dye Fig is a climber, forming a tree with prop-roots, height up to 25m. Leaves are alternately arrange, dark green above and below pale green in colour and round tipped, size is about 18 cm long and 9 cm wide, tip is oval in shape. Fruits are appearing in the leaf axils, round and sized 1.5 cm when ripe colored in orange to red.
Useful plant parts: Leaves, Bark, Fruit, Root
One of Nalpamara, To treat Kapha, pita disorders, Ulcer, Blood sugar, Skin diseases, vaginal diseases, leprosy.
Chemical content: Tatin, Saponin, wax
How to prepare medicines: