Author: Jan Scholten
644.24.07 Calophyllum inophyllum
Names: Calophyllum in Greek means beautiful leaves.
English: Alexandrian Laurel; Beautyleaf; Balltree; Beach calophyllum; Beach touriga; Borneo-mahogany; Indian doomba oiltree; Indian-laurel; Laurelwood; Satin touriga; Tacamahac-tree.
Name: Kamani; Tamanu.
Botany: hardwood tree; foliage dense, leaves decorative, glossy, dark green; strongly scented white flowers; fruits ± 4 inches, yellowish brown.
This tree often grows in coastal regions as well as nearby lowland forests. However it has also been cultivated successfully in inland areas at moderate altitudes. It tolerates varied kinds of soil, coastal sand, clay or even degraded soil.
Content: neoflavone, calophyllolide; fatty acid methyl ester.
Use: seed oil has a nutty, aromatic odour; cosmetics; ornamental; oil for energy; boat building, construction of keel of canoes.
Source: Christina Ari.
They have a problem to take their place in the family and community. They are mostly in a minor position, missing the power to take their position although they feel they are entitled to it. They easily adapt to others, their family and members of the community. They do so because they lack the courage and power to do differently. This is exaggerated when things go wrong, when they are not successful in their job or at school. They are not accepted in the community because their family is not really be accepted being strange and different.
Sadness, depression, suicidal.
Timid, never speak up, easily suppressed, low self-worth.
Adapting, to husband, parents-in-law.
Desire to work together.
Emotional, a lot of weeping.
Open, talkative, expressive.
Time: < 3 am.
Infection: Hiv; bacterial.
Skin: dermatitis; burns, sunburn, < ultraviolet radiation.