Synsepalum dulcificum

Family Name: 
Sapotaceae
Local Name: 
Asaa
Traditional Uses: 

Food: The fruit pulp is used as a sweetener.
Medicine: The roots are used to treat waist pains. The leaves are used to treat measles.

Plant Category: 
Forest Foods and Medicinal Plants
Disease Treated: 
  • Waist pains
  • Measles
Seasons Available: 
Rainy Season
Food Category: 
Fruits