Garcinia gummi-gutta may be a tropical species of Garcinia. Common names include gamboge tree (a former scientific name), also as brindleberry, Malabar tamarind, and kudam puli (pot tamarind). This fruit resembles a small pumpkin and is green to straw in color.
In the U.S., Garcinia Cambogia is most frequently found in tea or as a supplement. Some studies support gamboge tree proves it can help in reducing weight, reduce appetite, reduce cholesterol, heal rheumatism, and even relieve intestinal problems.