Product Name : Borassus flabellifer Extract Powder
Botanical Name : Borassus flabellifer Linn.
Family Name : ARECACEAE
Common Name : Asian Palmyra palm,Ton Taan (in Thai)
Part Used : Male flowers
Borassus flabellifer L. is known as Ton Taan (in Thai).This plant is widely distributed and cultivated in tropical Asian countries such as Thailand, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Malaysia. Ton Taan, is a tall tree attaining a height of about 30m.,
with a black stem and crown of leaves at the top, flowers are unisexual, male spadix branched, female are spadix simple. Male flowers of Ton Tann is know Nguang Taan, is used in folk medicine for analgesic and antipyretic effects, anti-diabetes, anti-inflammatory and immune system improvement.The active components ofNguang Taan include Polysaccharide, Steroid saponins such asBorassosides A-F.