Ashoka is a moderately sized evergreen tree growing throughout India, with blood-red bark and great bursts of yellow-orange-red flowers. Ashoka literally means "without sorrow"; it is an auspicious tree, under which the Buddha was born.
Rasa: Bitter, astringent
Guna: Light, dry
Dhatu: Blood, muscle, fat, reproductive
Srotas: Feminine reproductive, circulatory