Shorea robusta, known as Sal tree or Sakhua,is a species of tree in the family Dipterocarpaceae. Religenoly canceted to " Jrinism"
Unique identification feature
Leaffall - February to AprilFlowering - February to MayFruiting - February to May
Planting and Care
The tree offers amazing astringent properties which can be very helpful against diarrhea and dysentery. It is also an important ingredient in herbal ointments for skin diseases and ear ailments. It can make a potent hair and skin cleanser. The word is excellent timber.