Botanical Name : MESUA FERREA
Family Name : GUTTIFERAE
Common Name : MESUA, IRON WOOD TREE, INDIAN ROSE CHESTNUT,
Part Used : Flowers, Oil
Habitat : Tropical India
Uses : The flowers are acrid, anodyne, digestive, constipating, stomachic. It is used for railroad ties and structural timber. They are useful in conditions like asthma, leprosy, cough, fever, vomiting, impotency. The seed oil is considered to be very useful in conditions like vata and skin diseases.
Parts Offered : Flowers, fruits