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Pyrularia edulis is a deciduous tree that can grow up to 5.00 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food and source of materials.
E. Asia - Himalayas.
Open forested areas at elevations of 1200 - 2100 metres in the Himalayas[
Fruit - raw or cooked[
]. An aromatic flavour, somewhat like a guava (Psidium spp.)[
The sap can be used as a rennet to curdle plant milks when making cheese[
The wood can be used for making kitchen implements[