If you walk on the streets of Bangalore, surely you might have not missed seeing this plant. This evergreen shrub grows about 10 to 25 feet.
This is used as an ornamental plant. The tree grows like an umbrella so it gives proper shade. It is a popular roadside plant. Its famous tree for planting outside your house. The white flowers give good aroma
The fruits are edible. They are the children favourite due to its sweet and slightly tomato flavour.
The fruit has many benefits
1) It reduces the pain
2) Reduces blood pressure
3) Relieves headache and inflammations.
*In Kannada it is called as "Ghasghashi Gida".
So next time when on the road you see this tree, make sure you taste the cherry.