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Alstonia scholaris is an evergreen tropical tree, having grayish rough bark and milky sap rich in poisonous alkaloid. Local name of Alstonia scholaris is Dita bark, Chatian, Saptaprani. Distribution of Alstonia scholaris. Flowers are small, greenish white, many in umbellate panicles, corolla tube is short, very strongly scented.
Pot Size: 6″ polybag
Plant size: 7 ft
Water Cycle: Daily
It grows best in direct sun lighting.
This plant can survive in 40-50 0 C.
You can use our natural potting mix or you can use peat moss with sandy soil but drained well.
The roots and bark are used in traditional medicine as an astringent tonic, alterative, antidiarrhoeaticum, antiperiodicum etc. The latex is used to clean wounds and can be used for chewing gum. The wood is too soft for making anything – so it is usually used in making packing boxes, blackboards etc. Alstonia scholaris tree has been used to make paper.
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