Hindi: Lal Chandan
Malayalam: Rakthachandanam രക്തചന്ദനം
It is a small tree, deciduous, commonly in tropical regions, grows up to 8 m tall and trunk up to 150 cm diameter, fast-growing, leaves are alternately arranged, up to 9 cm long, tri-foliate, flowers are found in racemes and fruit is a pod, up to 9 cm long and containing one or two seeds inside.
Useful plant parts:
Red sandalwood has antiseptic properties so it is useful to treat acne and sores, it is also used as an herbal cosmetic to avoid scars on faces.
How to prepare medicines:
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