The plant is harvest from the wild for local use as a medicine, food and source of fuel. It is grown as an ornamental in gardens, valued especially for its colourful. Familia: Lamiaceae Genus: Callicarpa Species: Callicarpa macrophylla. Name[ edit]. Callicarpa macrophylla Vahl. Beautyberry plant also known as Callicarpa macrophylla is an anthelmintic herb, used in diarrhea, dysentery, rheumatism, rashes, indigestion.

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Fruiting stem Photograph by: Plant species composition on two rock outcrops from the northern Western Ghats, Maharashtra, India Desc: Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. You will receive a range of benefits including: The present paper deals with a note on the relocation macrophypla Maesa velutina Mez, in Maharashtra state.


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Published on the Internet; http: A paste made from the roots is used to treat fevers[]. Waste places and roadsides to metres[]. Callicarpa macrophylla is a deciduous Shrub growing to 2. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. It is used as a fuel[].

Not really for the casual reader. Sacred groves are tracts of virgin forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment.

Callicarpa macrophylla

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The juice of ripe fruits is used in the treatment of indigestion and fevers[]. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.

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The species is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs. It is in flower from June to October, and the seeds ripen from Macrophyllx to October. It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade. Remember me Forgot password?


Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs. Plants For A Future have a number of books available in paperback and digital form. Koenig ex Vahl, nom. The white spongy fruit is sweet and succulent when fully ripe[].

Callicarpa macrophylla – Vahl. All plant pages have their own unique code. The fruits are chewed to treat boils on the tongue[]. Swampy localities and ravines[].