Mimusops elengi

Mimusops is a genus of flowering trees in the family Sapotaceae, comprising about nine species. Mimosops can be found growing in tropical forests in South Asia, Southeast Asia and Northern Australia.

Mimusops elengi is a medium-size, evegreen tree growing to a height of 5-16 m, with leaves that are glossy, dark green, oval-shaped, 5-14 cm long, and 2.5-6 cm wide. has common names like Bullet Wood (English), Tanjong (Malay), Bakula (Sanskrit), Bakul (Hindi), Pikul (Thai) and Kha-Yay (Myanmar).

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