Elaeocarpus ganitrus, is a large evergreen broad-leaved tree whose seed is traditionally used for prayer beads in Hinduism and Buddhism.The seeds are known as rudraksha.
Unique identification feature
Leaffall - EvergreenFlowering - Nov. to DecemberFruiting - January to February
Planting and Care
The beads, bark and leaves of Rudraksha all are used to cure various ailments like mental disorders, headache, fever, skin diseases etc.Rudraksha may be worn either on arm, wrist or other parts of the body.