Saal, Raal, साल, राल

Scientific Name : Shorea robusta
Family : Dipterocarpaceae
Common Name : Saal, Raal, साल, राल
A very tall tree of which the timber is used for making furniture etc. In humid conditions the tree remains evergreen; but sheds its leaves in drier environment. It is native to India.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Perennial