This Blackboard tree tall elegant tree bears large clusters of small,green,very fragrant flowers in October.The slightly rounded,leathery,dark green leaves form attractive whorls,and the regular branching gives the tree a beautiful shape. An evergree
Kadamba is a large, evergreen tree with beautiful & unique flowers.It is a fast growing tree with a broad crown and is even planted sacredly near temples.The flower of the tree is red to orange in colour,occurring in dense,globe-like head.It nicely a
The Neem plant is a fast growing and long living tree, native to Burma in India.From there the neem tree has spread and is now grown all over the world.In India the neem medicinal plant is highly regarded because of its many uses and benefits.
The Bauhinia or more popularly known as orchid tree.The Bauhinia is specifically called the Purple Orchid tree because of its purple flowers,has many different colors. Its five-petaled flowers come in red, pink, purple, orange, yellow and white.The f
The umbrella plant is a multi trunk tree that can grows over 15 metres tall outdoors and has to be pruned and topped at some point to keep its size manageable within a home.Has to carefully planted because of its invasive nature and is seen as a weed
Scarlet Flame Bean is a slow-growing,small tree from tropical America with large heads of orange-red flowers,6-8 inches across,which hang primarily beneath the foliage, on older branches.Generally,the exotic looking flowers are not visible at all fro
Bottlebrush plants get their name from the spikes of flowers that bloom at the ends of the stems, bearing a strong resemblance to a bottle brush. Grow them as shrubs or small trees that grow up to 15 feet. Most bottlebrush varieties bloom over a long
Golden Shower this is a lovely flowering tree. Indian Laburnum or more commonly known as,Amaltas is one of the most beautiful of our indigenous trees,it adds colour to our hills during the drier and hotter parts of summer.The beauty of the picture e
Geiger tree grows at a moderate pace to 15 to 20 feet - the white geiger only gets about 10 to 15 feet.It prefers a full to partial sun location, though it will grow in part shade.
Indian Rosewood is an erect deciduous tree.It grows to the height of 25 meter and 2-3 meter in diameter.It has leathery leaves which are up to 15 cm long.The flowers are whitish pink in colour.Its crown is oval in shape.The fruit is brown and pod lik
Gulmohar tree, also known as flame of the forest. It is easy to see why as the orange-red colours of this tree's flowers are so intense,that it looks like it is on fire.It is a fantastic when these trees blooms.
Mangrove Trumpet Tree is a small tree,up to 5 m tall.Compound leaves made up of 2-4 pairs of leaflets eye-shaped (6-20cm long) thin arranged opposite one another.Generally 3 pairs of leaflets with a leaflet at the tip.
Cockspur Coral Tree One of the most striking of the flowering coral trees, this species is a common ornamental in some parts of the world, roundly appreciated for its bright red, profuse blooms.
The national tree of India,Banyan is a very huge structure,long and deep roots and branches symbolize the country's unity One can find banyan trees in throughout the nation. The huge sized tree acts as a shield, protects from hot sun. This is the rea
An evergreen,medium or large tree of the moist tropical forests,it is hardy and fast growing,up to 30m in height.It develops numerous descending aerial roots to form a banyan.The Indian Rubber is a type of fig tree.It can be distinguished from other
Peepal is a very large tree.Its bark is light grey,smooth and peels in patches.Its heart-shaped leaves have long,tapering tips.The slightest breeze makes them rustle.
Tree ferns thrive in a sheltered, humid and shaded position, with plenty of room so that the top of the plant can spread without crowding. Fronds on mature specimens may reach 2m (6ft) or more in length. They should be planted in humus-rich, neutral
The Silver Oak tree is surprisingly,one of the fastest growing trees found in the world,having a life span of 40-45 years on an average. This tree is useful throughout this time.Interestingly,the wood of this tree is known to be good for making furni
Jacaranda tree is a popular kind of Indian trees.This is considered as one of the loveliest garden trees in the world with both the flowers and leaves having their respective charm and beauty.
A profusion of large, dark pink to lavender blooms appear in dense, foot-long, terminal panicles, making Jarul tree a spectacular specimen to look at. Putting out brilliant displays of the glorious bright flowers, the tree attracts large numbers of b
The Rusty Shield Bearer or the Copper Pod is a strikingly handsome and visible tree in Chennai because of its beautiful display of yellow flowers and rust-red pods. It is a generous tree which blooms profusely. While the tree is in bloom,the ground u
The tall and handsome Mast Tree (Ashoka) sometimes known as the Cemetery tree belongs to the plant Annonaceae. This is a common ornamental tree that is found growing everywhere in tropical climates. As the tree trunks grew straight and without a bend
Indian Beechis deciduous legume tree growing to 15-80 feet in height with widely diffused canopy. The leaves of Indian beech tree are soft and lustrous burgundy while the colour changes to green when it matures. The flowers are white, pink or purp
Rain Tree is a large tropical tree growing as much as 60 m tall, with rough wrinkled bark and developing a symmetrical broad umbrella shaped crown about 80 m wide, making this species a beautiful choice for a shade tree.
As its name suggest,the Tulip tree produces beautiful yellow-green flowers that are about 5 centimetres long.They have 6 petals and are shaped like tulip flowers and bloom in the spring. Its leaves are 7 to 12 centimetres long and are straight across
The Indian Cork Tree grows to a height of 15 to 25 meters with a straight trunk,the bark of which is grey,rough and corky.The deep green bipinnate compound leaves form a pyramidal crown.
Bullet wood is an evergreen tree growing at the height of 16 m tall.Leaves are dark green, glossy and oval-shaped, it has 5 to 14 cm long, and 2.5 to 6 cm wide,blossom season is in April,and fruits occurs in June.Flowers are cream in color and fragra
Its masses of yellow trumpet flowers catch everyones eye in season. The foliage is mostly deciduous. Some trees lose leaves prior to blooming while others can hold some of their old leaves while in flower. One good trick is to cut off all added water
A deciduous tree reaching up to 90ft, though many specimens are much smaller and can be kept to 10-20ft if needed.Flowering begins in winter and spring,with the flowers appearing prior to leaf sprout.
Also known as the Sea Almond or Tropical Almond, it is common throughout SE Asia, growing wild as well as cultivated for its striking features and tasty nut. A deciduous tree it can shed its leaves twice a year. In Autumn the leaves turn into colours
This beautiful treelet, whose place of origin is unknown, is sometimes called Dwarf Poinciana due to the resemblence of its flowers and leaves to those of Gulmohar. They are botanically related but Peacock flower plant grows only to a height of about