Ankol अंकोल. Kannada. Ankolamara. Malayalam. Arinjl. Others. Sage Leaved Alangium. Sanskrit. Ankolah. Tamil. Alandi,. Alinjil அழிஞ்சில். Telugu. Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients in Alangium Salvifolium. List of various diseases cured by Alangium Salvifolium. How Alangium Salvifolium is. The plant Alangium salvifolium is a small tree or shrub, native to South India and Ceylon. It belongs to the family Alangiaceae. All the parts Root, bark, leaves.

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Alangium salviifoliumcommonly salvifolikm as sage-leaved alangiumis a flowering plant in the Cornaceae family. In IndiaIts mostly found in dry regions in plains and low hills and also found on roadsides. Sage-leaved alangium is a small, bushy tree offering a dense canopy with a short trunk. It bears fragrant white flowers which have green buds.

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The petals of the flower typically curl backwards exposing the multiple stamens and a linear stigma distinctly sticking out. The fruits are spherical berry like and red in color. The prominent remains of the calyx can be seen distinctly with a white color. The leaves are simple, alternate, oblong-lanceolate. In Indiathis tree is mostly found near sandy riverine tracts and road cuttings. It sheds it salvifoliium completely when it flowers and salvifllium start coming when it begins to fruit.


The flowers are bird and bee pollinated.

It is mainly pollinated by pale-billed flowerpecker Dicaeum erythrorhynchossalvifo,ium sunbird Leptocoma zeylonicapurple sunbird Cinnyris asiaticus and two large carpenter bee species, Xylocopa latipes and Xylocopa pubescens. The birds that feed on the fruits are common myna Acridotheres tristisbabblers Turdoides sp and rose-ringed parakeets Psittacula krameri.

This is the host plant of the larvae of a rare Western Ghat hawkmoth Daphnis minima [14].

In Ayurveda the roots and the fruits are used for the treatment salvifoliuk rheumatism and haemorrhoid. Externally, it is used for the treatment of bites by rabbits, rats, and dogs. It is used as an emetic and purgative as well.

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The wood is said to be hard and close-grained because of which good finishing is possible. It is used to make ornamental work, pestles and rollers and also is good as a fuel wood.

The twigs are also used as toothbrush in India. It is considered to be good for making musical instruments and for making furniture as well.


From Wikipedia, alanguim free encyclopedia. Alangium salviifolium Scientific classification Kingdom: Jungle Trees of Central India. Forest trees of the western ghats. International Plant Names Index. See External links below. Common dryland trees of Karnataka. International Society for Tropical Ecology: Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research: Plants of Western Ghats Vol.

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