Tabernaemontana divaricata, commonly called pinwheelflower , crape jasmine, East India rosebay and Nero's crown is an evergreen shrub native to India and now cultivated throughout East Asia and the warmer regions of continental Asia.
Unique identification feature
Leaffall - EverygreenFlowering - July to SeptemberFruiting - July to September
Planting and Care
Tagara is a well-known and frequently used medicinal herb that has a proven history of efficacy. It is applied in wounds for proper healing, It can also be used as an ointment for headache, chest and shoulder pain of yakshma patient. Tagar is most commonly used for treating sleeping disorders, especially the inability to sleep (insomnia).