Latin name: Tecomella undullata/Tecoma stan/Bignonia undulata
Sanskrit/Indian name: Rohi, Rohitaka
The Rohida Tree’s Sanskrit name, Rohitaka, means ‘the healer’, which refers to the herb’s therapeutic benefits.
The tree’s extracts are known to be useful in healing liver and spleen ailments, superficial wounds and blood disorders.
The bark of the Rohida Tree contains tecomin (veratryl beta-D-glucoside), alkanes, alkanols and beta-sitosterols, which denote its pharmacological benefits.
Key therapeutic benefits:
- Rohida Tree extracts are beneficial in treating liver and spleen diseases.
- The herb promotes wound healing and detoxifies the blood.