Ghost tree belongs to family Malvaceae. It is native to Indian subcontinect, indochina and Malesia. A small to medium-sized tree, growing upto height of 15m, with horizontally spreading branches. A natural valuable gum known as karaya gum is exuded by traditionally tapping or by cutting or peeling back the bark. Which is used as a thickener in cosmetics and medications. Seeds are eaten after roasting.
Location: Near H6