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Properties of parushaka - Phoenix pusilla Gaertn.

parushaka :

Cultivated tree Photograph by: Rachael Moore Rasa: Amla Madhura
Guna: Guru
Veerya: Sheetha
Vipaka: Amla
Karma: Pittahara Vatahara

At the times of food shortage, trunk serves as the major source of edible starch.The tender part of the palm is often eaten by low income group 
people as a meal called kanji. The leaflets are used locally to be woven into ornamental baskets, brooms, pouches and sleeping mats. Fruits are attracted by birds during the fruiting seasonthat cause easy propagation of this palm

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