Amla is a short tree with sparse light green foliage. Amalaki blossoms from March till May, after which it gives valuable fruit. The size and form of the fruit is similar to the gooseberry.
Amla has a very nice and delicate flavor, exquisite aroma and beautiful shape that resembles Adam’s apple. Main sources for Ayurveda medicine often refers to the Amla fruits as one of the most healing plants. Amalaki is one of the most powerful anti-aging plants in Ayurveda medicine.
Amalaki is a very effective tool to improve the growth and quality of hair, as well as to avoid early bolding. Amalaki is consumed both internally as well as included in medical oils, which are based on sesame oil and as well as coconut oil.
Finally, suffice to say, Amla is used in all Indian systems of medicine, whether it is Ayurveda, Siddha or Upani. Due to its high demand, many companies are cultivating it.