Azadirachta indica

Azadirachta indica A.Juss., Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 221 (1830).

Azadirachta indica
Azadirachta indica
Azadirachta indica A.Juss., Photo by Truc Nguyen

The native range of this species is Assam to Indo-China. It is a tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome. It is has environmental uses and social uses, as animal food, a poison and a medicine and for fuel and food.

Vietnamese names: 

Sầu đâu, Xoan đào, Xoan chịu hạn

Scientific name: 

Azadirachta indica A. Juss.




Tonic, reduces fever, inflammation, malaria, jaundice (Peel). Muscle pain, boils, Eczema (Leaf). Deworming, rheumatism, scabies (Oil).


Ha Tien, Con Dao, Binh Thuan. The tree grows naturally and is also planted.

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