chopped leaves are also incorporated into a Maellum,.e., a mildly cooked salad, with other leaves like Mukunuvaenna, Gotukola etc. The bark of the tree is used as an antiseptic; internally, preparations of the bark are used in cough.". The Sinhalese version of the "Pampkin curry" uses browned coconut kalu pol roasted rice etc: Watttakka cury Wattakka Wewa (more correctly, Vattaka vaeva) is a place name, but may be derived from the bird "vattaka". Ixora coccinea Family: Rubiaceae Yelloow Ixora, Jungle flame Red Ixora, Jungle Jeranium There is a large number of Ixoras- There are about 400 species spread from Africa to India. Heen medi - Premna integrifolia (premna spinosa) Dashamoola in India is a concoction of the roots of Aegle marmelos, Gmelina arborea, Oroxylum indicum, Clerodendrum phlomidis, Stereospermum chelonoides, Desmodium gangeticum, Uraria picta, Solanum indicum, Solanum surattense and Tribulus terrestris. It is collected, however, in the Indian Archipelago, as an article of trade, from the trunks of the Cycas revoluta, the Phoenix farinifera, the Coryphen umbruculifera, and the Caryota urens ( Ainslie, Materia medica of Hindustan, Madras, 1813. The latter are a type of turnip, Brassica rapa ). Patta vael, Pattawel, Walla Patta Eight people arrested for transporting endemic plant, Gyrinops Walla December 2, 2012 See below (.
Botany Plant-names Sinhala Plant names
The addition of an 'H or an 'a in front of some words is typical of ancient Parkrit-Elu usuages. The oldest tree with a continuous chronology, recorded in the Pali text Bodhi vamsa, from the time of planting (3rd century BCE) to the present days is the Sri Maha Bhodi at Anuradhapura. It is nearly 15 protein, contains high amounts of fiber, B-complex vitamins like niacin, thiamin, and riboflavin, the essential amino acid methionine, lecithin, and some vitamin. Symplocos cochinchinensis synonym: Symplocos stawellii Bombu Lodra, Tilvaka, Tilva, Kramuka- kambli-vetti Malayalam : Pachotti. This oil was probably an early form of hair dye based on indigo.