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Botanical Name Dillenia indica
Family Dilleniaceae
Origin India, Thailand
Description Dillenia indica is a large evergreen tree that grows up to 20 meters tall. It has large, leathery leaves and produces showy, fragrant flowers that are pale yellow to white in color. The fruit of the tree is a large, woody capsule that contains numerous small seeds embedded in a pulp.
Parts Used The bark, leaves, fruits, and roots of Dillenia indica are used in Ayurveda for medicinal purposes.
Dose The recommended dose of Dillenia indica varies depending on the formulation and intended use. It is recommended to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner for proper dosage and usage.