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Useful Tropical Plants

Anacolosa clarkii

Pierre

Olacaceae

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Common Name:

Anacolosa clarkii
Drawing of the leaves, flowers and fruit (Fig A only)
Photograph by: Pierre, L., Flore forestiere de la Cochinchine, vol. 3: t. 266 , fig. A (1884-1895) [E. Delpy]
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General Information

Anacolosa clarkii is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 12 metres tall. The bole is straight and cylindrical[
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The tree is harvested from the wild for local medicinal use.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

Southeast Asia - Thailand, Laos.

Habitat

An understorey tree in evergreen forests[
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Properties

Medicinal Rating *  *
HabitEvergreen Tree
Height10.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

Leaves and bark said to be febrifugal and to stimulate mother's milk production[
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Title
Biotik, Laos
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Author
 
Website
http://biotik.org/species_list_laos.html
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Year
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ISBN
 
Description
Information on more than 100 species of Laotian trees.
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Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
Cite as: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. tropical.theferns.info. 2019-08-19. <tropical.theferns.info/viewtropical.php?id=Anacolosa+clarkii>

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