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Scientific name of Indian Elm: Holoptelea integrifolia
Name of Indian Elm in different languages:-
Sanskrit: Chirivilva, Pootikaranja
Hindi: chilbil, kanju, papri
English: Entire-leaved elm tree, South Indian elm, Jungle cork tree
Malayalam: Aaval- ആവൽ, Njettaval- ഞെട്ടാവിൽ
Indian Elm is a medium sized deciduous tree, grow up to 25 m height, bark are whitish or yellowish grey, with irregular flakes, leaves are simple, alternate, elliptic, entire, glabrous with base rounded and 5 to 7 pairs of main nerves; the flowers greenish yellow, short racemes or fascicles; fruits are flat, round margin with veined wings, single seed at center.
Useful plant parts:
Bark, seed and leaves
To treat severe conditions of kapha and pita, to treat rheumatism, inflammations, vomiting, skin diseases, leprosy, diabetes, flatulence, colic, hemorrhoids.
Saponins, tannins, amino acids, flavonoids, astringent, thermogenic, carbohydrates, proteins, acrid.
It is used as an ingredient to prepare the Ayurveda medicines like: