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Polyalthia erecta, Nom-noi

Polyalthia erecta

Nom-noi
Family: Annonaceae
Origin: Tropical Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow/orange flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
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Small bushy tree or shrub with 1-2" yellow fragrant flowers followed by dark red fruit. It is used medicinally in Asia: roots are remedy for stiff stomach muscels, producing milk in breastfeeding.


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Polyalthia erecta, Nom-noi
Polyalthia erecta, Nom-noi
Polyalthia erecta, Nom-noi


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