Muyna, Pundrika, आळू, आटू,

Muyna, Pundrika, आळू, आटू,

Scientific Name : Meyna laxiflora Family : Rubiaceae Common Name : Muyna, Pundrika, आळू, आटू, Description: Syn: Vangueria spinosa. A small or medium size tree with glossy leaves. It is armed with sharp spines. Though the fruits are edible, they are not very tasty; only to be eaten at full maturity. Native to India. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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CHAVYA KATTUMULAKU, KATTUKURUMULAKU, Wild pepper

CHAVYA KATTUMULAKU, KATTUKURUMULAKU, Wild pepper

Scientific Name : Piper trioicum Family : Piperaceae Common Name : CHAVYA KATTUMULAKU, KATTUKURUMULAKU, Wild pepper Description: Syn: Piper attenuatum. A climber with aerial roots which clings to tree trunks. It is many medicinal uses. Native to India. Identified and all images by: Ajayan Sadanandan Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings Longevity...

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White Mulberry, सफेद शहतुत, सफेद तुती

White Mulberry, सफेद शहतुत, सफेद तुती

Scientific Name : Morus macroura Family : Moraceae Common Name : White Mulberry, सफेद शहतुत, सफेद तुती Description: A medium size tree with very tasty and sweet fruits. Fruits on ripening become cream coloured. The sugar content of these fruits is very high. Propagation : Stem cuttings Longevity...

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Mulberry, Tuti, Shehtut, शहतुत, तुती

Mulberry, Tuti, Shehtut, शहतुत, तुती

Scientific Name : Morus alba Family : Moraceae Common Name : Mulberry, Tuti, Shehtut, शहतुत, तुती Description: A medium size tree with tasty edible fruit. Fruits used for making jam and jelly. Leaves used for Silkworm feeding. Propagation : Stem cuttings Longevity...

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False White Teak, पिण्डार, पिण्डालु, पितली

False White Teak, पिण्डार, पिण्डालु, पितली

Scientific Name : Mallotus nudiflorus Family : Euphorbiaceae Common Name : False White Teak, पिण्डार, पिण्डालु, पितली Description: Syn: Trewia nudiflora. A large, deciduous tree with smooth trunk. Male and female flowers grow on separate trees. It is more common near streams. It is supposed to have some medicinal uses. This tree was correctly identified by Dipanjan...

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Ambada, Hog plum, Fleshy Hog plum

Ambada, Hog plum, Fleshy Hog plum

Scientific Name : Spondias dulcis Family : Anacardiaceae Common Name : Ambada, Hog plum, Fleshy Hog plum Description: A medium size tree with brittle wood. It is a semi-deciduous tree. Fruits are more fleshy than Spondias pinnata species. Tender frui are used for vegetable and for pickles. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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