Japanese mallotus

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Japanese mallotus:Mallotus japonicus (L.f.) Miill.Arg.

English Name: Japanese mallotus
Roman Name: Akamegashiwa
Flowering season: May-June
Use site: Leaves, stems , bark
Plant commentary: Deciduous tree . Dioecious . Growth also reached Hayagu height 10m. Leaves and alternate , three lobed with sebum -like egg-shaped , similar to the leaves of Paulownia ( Paulownia ) of length 5~20cm. Three veins conspicuous , edge in the obscure wavy , there is a petiole has a length of red-brown . At the base of the leaf , it is nectar glands . In the autumn to autumn leaves to yellow . With a panicle ahead of the shoot , and dense petals with no yellow-green of a small flower . The rachis of the male flowers there are star -shaped hair , it opens into a spherical shape . Male and base is conspicuous growth number , but the female flowers are inconspicuous in the only female to base . Fruit has a thorn -like projections , we put out the seeds shiny purple black and dehiscence in the fall . On the surface of the fruit there is a large number of glands point .
Origin and distribution: Honshu , Shikoku , Kyushu , the Nansei Islands , Korea , Taiwan , and distribution in China , sunny Yamano Kawahara and coast , grows to such felling site . Often seen in such coastal embankment and landfill .
Purpose and effect: Leaves, stems , chronic hepatitis that the bark was dried , enlargement of the spleen , colorless band under the ( fabric ) , to suppurative otitis media , in the external cuts , used to bleeding .