BotanicalName : Aegle Marmelos

CommonName : BAEL

Specification : Tannins 5% and 8%

Uses : Antidiabetic, Haemostasis

Description : Aegle marmelos, commonly known as bael (or bili or bhel), also Bengal quince,golden apple,Japanese bitter orange, stone apple, or wood apple, is a species of tree native to India. It is present throughout Southeast Asia as a naturalized species.The tree is considered to be sacred by Hindus. Its fruits are used in traditional medicine, and as a food throughout its range.Bael is the only member of the monotypic genus Aegle.It is a mid-sized, slender, aromatic, armed, gum-bearing tree growing up to 18 meters tall. It has a leaf with three leaflets.The bael fruit has a smooth, woody shell with a green, gray, or yellow peel. It takes about 11 months to ripen on the tree and can reach the size of a large grapefruit or pomelo, and some are even larger.