Chaulmoogra (botanicalnameHydnocarpus kurzii) is a tall tree usually growing up to a height of 50 feet to 60 feet. This tree bears brown, velvety, spherical fruits and asymmetricalseedshaving a gray hue. Chaulmoogra seeds are angled, but have rounded ends
chaulmoogra oil is obtained by compressing the seeds of the Chaulmoogra trees. This oil is thought to possess antibacterial properties and has been used for ages for treating various health conditions, includingeczema, skin inflammations,sprains,arthritisandbruises.
Plant part used
Yellow brown color liquid
Soluble in alcohol. Insoluble in water
Refractive Index (at 25 C)
Specific gravity (at 15 C)
0.930 - 0.950
5 to 7
190 to 200
3 years from the date of Manufacture
Cool dry place, protected from light and moisture.