Punnai

  • Scientific name: Calophyllum inophyllum

 

  • Place of origin: Africa, India, South East Asia.

 

  • Description: Trees grows to 20 m with fragrant flowers that turn into brown ballnut fruits.
     

 

  • Grow best: In sandy soil, bright sunlight.

 

  • Use: Ornamental trees, Ayurveda.