- Scientific name: Pterocarpus marsupium
- Place of origin: India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
- Description: Tree grows to about 30 m. Amazingly, when the trunk is cut with a stone, a blood red liquid oozes out which crumbles upon drying .
- Grow best: In bright sunlight in well-drained soil, as that in hilly areas.
- Use: Wood, leaves and flowers used in Ayurveda.