Herb latin name: Dysoxylum spectabile
Synonyms: Dysoxylon spectabile
Family: Meliaceae (Mahogany Family)
Medicinal use of Dysoxylum spectabile:The bitter-tasting leaves are used as a tonic.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Lowland forest in coastal regions of North and South Islands.
Other uses of Dysoxylum spectabile:Wood - light, soft, fairly durable. It is used for cabinet work.
Propagation of the herb:Seed -
Cultivation of Dysoxylum spectabile:Lowland forest in coastal regions of North and South Islands.
Known hazards of Dysoxylum spectabile:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.