Entry harongana
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Hazo antonontonony (6-8 m), miteraka ranony menamena rehefa silarana ny vatany; tsy fampiasa afa-tsy hanaovana vata ny hazony, fa ny ranony kosa handokoana jiafotsy, ary ny hodiny sy ny fakany hatao fanafody hatina sy fivalanandra [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition a shrub which is used as poultices for scabies; a decoction of the leaves is used for dysentery or diarrhea. By the Betsileo the leaves are mixed with those of the tsimandra, pounded, put in the sun, and used as a remedy for scabies by local application. The wood is sometimes employed for musical instruments. Haronga madagascariensis, choisy. [Richardson 1885]
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Scientific name Haronga madagascariensis
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2009/02/23