Indian Christmas tree

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Indian Christmas tree
Scientific Name : Terminalia mentali
Family : Combretaceae
Common Name : Indian Christmas tree
Though it is called as ‘Indian Christmas tree’ it is not a conifer. It is a tall, evergreen tree with branches growing in whorls. Compared to other Terminalia species, it has quite small leaves. Flowers are insignificant.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Perennial