Tree, 15-25 m high. End of the branch-haired. Leaves oval, with pointed tip and base. Flower stand alone, orange, fragrant smell. Fruit elongated spherical shape, a little crooked. Seeds ripe dark red depending on the beam that extends out into a slender thread.
Oil: Phenol, isoeugenol, sineol, bensilaldehida, and feniletilalkohol. Bark and leaf: Alkaloid, tannic substances. Flowers: Essential oils.
Typical properties of bitter, spicy, and warm. Diuretic and expectorant properties.