Database of the Medicinal plants
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The scientific name of Pittosporum: Pittosporum tetraspermum Wight & Arn.
Name of Pittosporum in different languages:-
English: Pittosporum, Kachappatta
Malayalam: Chuvanna analivegam- ചുവന്ന അണലിവേഗം, Kachapatta-കച്ചപ്പട്ട
It is a small, evergreen tree 12-15 m tall; diameter 30 cm; bark dark brown with pungent smell; leaves dark green above, paler beneath; narrowly oblong acute or acuminate margin white, base, glabrous; lateral veins and reticulations obscure; Petioles 1.2-1.8 cm long; flowers umbellate racemes. Sepals pubescent, subulate 2.5 mm long. Petals pale yellow, linear oblong, 1 cm long. Capsule greenish-yellow; seeds red.It is propagated by cuttings.
Useful plant parts:
To treat poisonous bites (snake bites)
Antidote, anti bacterial, antioxidant, anticancer and anti-fungal