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Botanical Name Calophyllum inophyllum
Family Clusiaceae (Guttiferae)
Origin Punnag is believed to have originated in Southeast Asia.
Description Punnag is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 20 meters tall. The leaves are thick and leathery, and the flowers are small and white. The fruit is a round, green drupe that turns yellow when ripe, and contains a single seed.
Parts Used The oil extracted from the seeds of the Punnag tree is used for medicinal purposes.
Dose The dose of Punnag oil depends on the specific use and should be determined by a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner.