Mahagony that is seen in Malay Archipelago is commonly known as Tunjuk Langit. Tunjuk Langit, is a long lived deciduous tree that grows easily in the tropical rain forests of the region. Fruits of the tree are large and have got a woody appeal. Seeds and barks are used commonly in traditional medicine. Despite the medicinal properties Mahagony wood plays a significant role in the furniture manufacturing industry, for its wood richness.
Uses and Benefits
- Tunjuk Langit (Mahagony) is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and diarrhea.
- Used for curing skin allergies and in healing wounds.
- Used in the treatment of Hypertension and Diabetes.
- Mahagony possess Antimalarial and Antimicrobial properties.
Tunjuk Langit (Mahagony) – Available Forms
- Tunjuk Langit – Raw
- Tunjuk Langit – Powder
- Tunjuk Langit – Extract