Seeds dispersed by animals. Intermediate successional tree found in native and regenerating forest.
Coffee Agroforestry Information
Tree Benefits and Uses
The fruits are said to be edible after beating. It is a preferred fuelwood for its high calorific value and less toxic smoke and the wood is locally used to carve rice-field (padi) guards. The stem is used for ritual healing and exorcism and the sap is used to treat broken lips and mouth ulcers.