Scientific name

Excoecaria agallocha


Height is about 5m in Okinawa and 10m in the tropics. Leaf is elliptical. Shed their leaves in the dry season. Be careful for the white latex in the sap which irritates eyes and skin.

Distributed from Oceania to India.

Utilized as seasonings, match sticks, fuel woods, paper materials, etc.
 

Root
Stem
Leaf
Flower
Fruit
others (roots)
rough
ellipticaal
others (flower)
others (fruits)
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