Polyalthia Longifolia,the false ashoka native to India,is a lofty evergreen tree,commonly planted due to its effectiveness in alleviating noise pollution.
Unique identification feature
Leaffall - EverygreenFlowering - March to April Fruiting - January to August
Planting and Care
In India's traditional system of medicine, used for fever, skin diseases, hypertension and helminthiasis. The plant is used for skin disease, fever, diabetes and hypertension. Bark is a good source of fiber used as Avenue Plantation.