Aegle marmelos fruits


Aegle marmelos flowers


Aegle marmelos flower

Wild Himalayan Bael flowers

Ayurvedic medicinal uses :-

  • Research has found the essential oil of the Bael tree to be effective against 21 types of bacteria.
  • It is prescribed for smooth bowel movement to patients suffering from constipation and other gastrointestinal problems.
  • Unripe Bael fruit is effective in combating giardia and rotavirus.

Aegle marmelos flower and fruits


The fruit is eaten fresh or dried. If fresh, the juice is strained and sweetened to make a drink similar to lemonade.

It can be made into sharbat or Bela pana  a refreshing drink made of the pulp with water, sugar, and lime juice.

Aegle marmelos flowers



Common names :- BaelBengal quince, Golden apple, Stone apple, Wood apple, Bili.

Aegle marmelos flower

Wild Himalayan Bael flowers

Scientific classification

Kingdom:         Plantae

(unranked):      Angiosperms

(unranked):      Eudicots

(unranked):      Rosids

Order:  Sapindales

Family: Rutaceae

Subfamily:        Aurantioideae

Tribe:   Clauseneae

Genus: Aegle

Species:           A. marmelos

Binomial name : Aegle marmelos