The Aravali hill range is home to Salai tree or Boswellia Serrata. Also known as Guggul or Indian Frankincense, it finds use in Ayurveda as Shallaki tablets. It is noted for antiarthritic and anti allergic treatment. Continue reading Salai Guggul Tree | The Aravali’s Ayurvedic Gift
Khejri Tree is closely associated with the rural economy of Rajasthan, India. Information about Prosopis Cineraria – uses, common names, history, and fruit Sangri Continue reading Why Khejri Is The State Tree Of Rajasthan?
How do you dispose of old Hindu idols and pictures? Is the Peepal tree or Ficus Religiosa meant for this? Information & details on Sacred Fig Continue reading Peepal, Truly A People’s Tree?
Sickle Bush flower blooms in the Aravali hills near Jaipur during the monsoon. This tree is also know as Dichrostachys Cinerea and is part of Acacia tree family. Continue reading Sickle Bush Tree | Announcing The Arrival Of Monsoon In Jaipur
Euphorbia caducifolia or Thor Danda resembling like a cacti is native to Rajasthan. Continue reading I bet you wouldn’t have heard about Thor Danda!
Pradip Krishen, the author of Trees of Delhi at The Write Circle in Jaipur. Information about his life, books, trees in India, works, and book review. Continue reading Pradip Krishen | For The Love Of Trees And Forests
The Silk Cotton Tree also called as the Semal is best indicator of the arrival of spring in India. Things to knwo about Semal tree uses and botanical name. Continue reading Silk Cotton Tree | Semal -The Harbinger Of Spring
My visit to World Forestry Arboretum, Jaipur.Posted in response to Weekly Photo Challenge Rare Continue reading World Forestry Arboretum, Jaipur
Facts on Aravali hills in Rajasthan and monsoon season. Monsoon forests can be found in Aravalis near Jaipur. Continue reading The Arrival Of Monsoon In Jaipur | Magic in Aravali Hills
Searching for most beautiful flower in the forest – Tesu or Palaash in Jaipur Continue reading The Search For Flame Of The Forest Tree In Jaipur | Palash Flowers