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Botanical Name       : Limonia acidissima

English Name           : Wood Apple Tree Bark         

Tamil Name              : விளாமரத்து பட்டை / Vilamarathu Pattai

Telugu Name           : వెలగ / Velaga


About Vilamaram / Wood Apple Tree:-

The Wood Apple tree grows to a height of 9-10 meters with dark grey bark and thorny branches. The bark is ridged, fissured, and scaly and there are sharp spines 3/4 to 2 inches long on some of the zigzag twigs. The deciduous, alternate leaves, 3 to 5 in long, dark-green, leathery, often minutely toothed, blunt or notched at the apex, are dotted with oil glands and slightly lemon-scented when crushed.


Internal Benefits of Vilamarathu Pattai / Wood Apple Tree Bark: -

The root and bark of the wood apple tree can reduce fever since it has anti-inflammation and anti-microbial properties. The decoction of wood apple root and bark is taken 2-3 times a day at least for 3 days.


External Benefits of Vilamarathu Pattai / Wood Apple Tree Bark: -

  • Cures Snakebites and bee stings



The Consumption details and benefits listed out on our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine-tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Anyhow you are requested to consult your doctor before use.