The tree has many varieties: eel-tailed gold and silver, jackfruit leaf gold, and so forth. Scientific title: Codieaum variegatum. Belongs to the plant household: Euphorbiaceae – castor household. Native to Malaysia, the Pacific Islands and northern Australia.
Shrub or small tree, trunk with opaque latex, a lot branched, low. Frequent tree 30-40cm tall. Arduous leaves are ovate-shaped with pointed suggestions, lengthy wedge tails, combined colours: inexperienced, white, yellow or pink, creating alternating bands.
Yellow and blue are dominant. The flowers are small, squirrel-shaped on the prime, usually curved, bearing many small milky white flowers. It’s a light-loving plant that may tolerate partial shade, adapts to free, high-humidity soils and grows rapidly.
Can dwell in arid locations. Leaves have medicinal properties, used recent pounding damaged bones. In Yunnan (China), the leaves are used as a drugs to clear the warmth of waste, unfold congestion to deal with coughs, swelling and ache.
The opposite types of leaves all have the identical impact. In India, the leaves are pounded as a poultice on the stomachs of kids affected by urinary tract issues. The tree has different makes use of as nicely. The decoction of the leaves is utilized by ladies to wash after giving start. A decoction of one thing that can be utilized to induce an abortion or to induce an abortion.
Some varieties with yellow leaves can be utilized to steam, drink and apply to deal with sore throat. The roots are pounded to treatment syphilis. Crushed leaves are utilized to the stomach of kids to deal with bedwetting. Younger branches as fodder for cattle.
Along with the noticed coriander, there are numerous different forms of coriander with variations in form and coloration reminiscent of eel-tailed coriander, shriveled coriander, jackfruit-leaf coriander, and so forth.
The plant grows greatest in well-drained soil and in full solar to partial shade. The coriander plant might be propagated by cuttings.