Botanic Name Symplocos cochinchinensis
Family Symplocaceae
English Name Chunga
Malayalam Name Kamblivetti,Pachotti
Sanskrit Name Lodhra
Hindi Sodh
Habit  Tree
Description Small trees. Leaves simple, alternate, estipulate. Flowers bisexual, white, in axillary simple or branched spikes. Fruit a drupe, glabrous, ampulliform; seeds 1-3, oblong.

Distribution Indo-Malaysia and China
Habitat Indo-Malesia and China
System of medicine Ayurveda, Folk, Siddha and Unani
Parts Used Bark
Properties & uses: Astringent, acrid, refrigerant, anti-inflammatory, depurative and febrifuge.