Scientific name: Cassia fistula, cathartocarpus fistula
Also known as :
Bitsula, cana fistula, fistula, golden shower, ibabau, india laburnum, lapad lapad, lombayong, pudding pipe tree, purging cassia.
Ringworm and other fungus infection of skin- grind leaves into a paste and rub on affected area.
Laxative- eat pulp of ripe fruit
Constituents: Tannin, saccharose, invert sugar, citric acid, coloring matter, pectin, anthraquinone
Source: national formulary