Plant Id :13
Plant Name :Sugar apple
Scientific Name :Annona squamosa
Family Name :Annonaceae
Location :Principal house garden
Properties :Sugar apple is a delicious fruit. The plant is attributed with the medicinal properties that include anti-fertility and anti-tumor activities. The young leaves are used extensively due to its anti-diabetic activity. It regulates hyperthyroidism and lipid peroxidation. It shows anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, vasorelaxant, hepatoprotective, insecticidal and larvicidal activity. In India, leaves are crushed and applied to wounds.