Medium to large-sized tree 8–30 m high. Leavesare oblong-lanceolate, 10–32 x 2–10 cm. Young leaves are pendulous,purplish. Panicles are 6–40 cm, in general hairy Stalks 2–4 mm. Sepalsare ovoidoblong, hairy, 2–3 mm. Petals are ovoid-oblong, 3–5 mm, white, later on often tinged with purple, with yellow or purple veins. Fruits are ovoid to ellipsoid, with oblique base,10–20 cm long.
Home Gardens, Road sides and cultivated lands
Whole plant medicinal.Wood construction, furniture, fruit edible.