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.