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Yellow Orchid Tree
Scientific name of Yellow Orchid Tree: Bauhinia tomentosa
Name of Yellow Orchid Tree in different languages:-
English: St. Thomas Tree, Yellow Bauhinia, mountain ebony, Butterfly Tree
Sanskrit: Malapu, Phalgu
Malayalam: Manja Mandaram
Yellow Bauhinia is a small tree, branched; grow up to 4 m. The leaves are leathery, pale green, apex divided into two lobes, the flowers are bell-shaped, hibiscus-like, bright yellow with a deep maroon in the center, it turn pink-maroon when aged, flowering is December to March. The fruits are pods, contain 3-6 peas like seeds, flat, slender, velvety, and light green, and appear from January to June.
Useful plant parts:
To treat diarrhea, dysentery, Snake-bite, external application for inflammation.
Alkaloids, Flavanoid, Anti-Microbial, anti-fungal, Anti-oxidant, Anti-lipedemic.
|White orchid tree - Vella Mandaram|
|Yellow orchid tree -Manja Mandaram|
|Red orchid tree -Chuvanna Mandaram|