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Prunus cerasoides is a deciduous tree that can grow up to 30 metres tall. The tree has a range of uses including edible fruit, seed and gum, various medicinal applications, a timber, dyestuff, tannins and beads. It is cultivated within its native area, mainly in India and Myanmar. The tree is used as a pioneer species in reforestation projects in Thailand.
- 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
It contains Compounds named dihydrotectochrysin, pinocembrin, dihydrowogonin, chrysin, naringenin, kaempferol47, aromadendrin, quercetin, taxifolin.
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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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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 warm temperate to subtropical areas, it is also found at higher elevations in the tropics.