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Calophyllum apetalum is an evergreen tree. It grows up to 8 - 30 metres tall. The bole, which is unbuttressed is up to 80cm in diameter. The tree is harvested from the wild for its edible fruit, the oil from its seed and its timber.
- 1 Uses
- 2 Parts Used
- 3 Chemical Composition
- 4 Common names
- 5 Properties
- 6 Habit
- 7 Identification
- 8 List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
- 9 Where to get the saplings
- 10 Mode of Propagation
- 11 How to plant/cultivate
- 12 Commonly seen growing in areas
- 13 Photo Gallery
- 14 References
- 15 External Links
Calophyllum apetalum leaves contained Crude protein, Crude fiber, Carbohydrate, and Energy. The leaves also contained Iron, Calcium, Sodium, Magnesium, PPM Potassium, and Phosphorus. Moreover, 11.51% Alkaloid, 2.48% Triterpenoid, 2.37% Flavonoid, 7.68% Tannin, 2.16% Saponin, 2.53% Polyphenol, were identified in the methanolic crude extracts of C. inophyllum leaves.
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Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
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|Flowering season is from March to May|
|Fruiting season is from March to May|
List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
A plant of the moist to wet tropics, where it is found at elevations up to 1,735 metres. 
Commonly seen growing in areas
- ”Karnataka Medicinal Plants Volume-3” by Dr.M. R. Gurudeva, Page No.255, Published by Divyachandra Prakashana, #6/7, Kaalika Soudha, Balepete cross, Bengaluru
- Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, Volume 7, Issue 9, September 2017 - Identification of phytochemical compounds in Calophyllum inophyllum leaves
- Tropical The Ferns Information