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Inventory of Sundar Nursery Trees

Inventory of Sundar Nursery Trees
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Inventory of Sundar Nursery Trees
(17th Feb 2007)

(This lists only those trees located within the footprint of the proposed highway)


Common names Botanical names

No:


1 earpod wattle Acacia auriculiformis 1
2 babool Acacia nilotica 11
3   pink cedar Acrocarpus fraxinifolius 1
4 bael Aegle marmelos 6
5 maharukh Ailanthus excelsa 19
6   krishna siris Albizia amara 2
7 siras Albizia lebbeck 35
8   potka siris Albizia lucidior 2
9 doon siras Albizia procera 4
10 saptaparni Alstonia scholaris 5
11   chakwa Anogeissus acuminata 3
12 new caledonian pine Araucaria columnaris 1
13   atalantia Atalantia monphylla 3
14 neem Azadirachta indica 48
15 kaniar Bauhinia purpurea 3
16 hong kong orchid tree Bauhinia x blakeana 2
17 semal Bombax ceiba 21
18   broadleaved bottle tree Brachychiton australis 1
19   khasai Bridelia retusa 1
20 dhak Butea monosperma 4
21   brazilian ironwood Caesalpinia ferrea 2
22 weeping bottlebrush Callistemon viminalis 26
23 jaggery palm Caryota urens 3
24 amaltas Cassia fistula 9
25   brazilian cassia Cassia grandis 2
26 whistling pine Casuarina equisetifolia 7
27 khirk Celtis tetrandra 1
28 floss-silk tree Chorisia speciosa 4
29 chikrassy Chukrassia tabularis 1
30   camphor laurel Cinnamomum camphora 1
31 colville's glory Colvillea racemosa 1
32 lasora Cordia dichotoma 9
33   chukka Croton roxburghii 1
34   carrotwood Cupaniopsis anacardioides 1
35 shisham Dalbergia sissoo 63
36   chalta Dillenia indica 1
37 gab Diospyros malabarica 1
38   pania Ehretia acuminata 4
39 chamrod Ehretia laevis 6
40   earpod tree Enterolobium contortisiliquum 1
41   coca tree Erythroxylum coca 1
42 river red gum Eucalyptus camaldulensis 2
43 forest red gum Eucalyptus tereticornis 200*
44 jadi Ficus amplissima 1
45 banyan Ficus benghalensis 2
46 weeping fig Ficus benjamina var. comosa 1
47 weeping fig Ficus benjamina var. nuda
48   alii fig Ficus binnendijkii  'Alii' 11
49 mysore fig Ficus drupacea var. pubescens 1
50 rubber tree Ficus elastica 9
51 fiddleleaf fig Ficus lyrata 2
52 laurel fig Ficus microcarpa 1
53 goolar Ficus racemosa 4
54 peepal Ficus religiosa 10
55   fern leaf tree Filicium decipiens 2
56 silky oak Grevillea robusta 17
57   west indian elm Guazuma ulmifolia 1
58   haldu Haldina cordifolia 1
59 kanju Holoptelea integrifolia 45
60   araranut tree Joannesia princeps 2
61   african mahogany Khaya senegalensis 1
62 sausage tree Kigelia africana 5
63 flamegold Koelreuteria elegans 2
64   thai crape myrtle Lagerstroemia floribunda 1
65 jarul Lagerstroemia speciosa 2
66   leza Lagerstroemia tomentosa 2
67 subabool Leucaena leucocephala 17
68 chinese fan palm Livistona chinensis 7
69 footstool palm Livistona rotundifolia 8
70 mahua Madhuca longifolia var. latifolia 3
71 southern magnolia Magnolia grandiflora 1
72   kamala Mallotus philippensis 1
73 mango Mangifera indica 51
74 chikoo Manilkara sapota 2
75 bakain Melia azaderach 6
76   nagkesar Mesua ferrea 1
77 golden champak Michelia champaca 2
78 indian cork tree Millingtonia hortensis 3
79 moulmein rosewood Milllettia peguensis 4
80 kaim Mitragyna parvifolia 3
81 sonjna Moringa oleifera 4
82 toot Morus alba 27
83 harshingar Nyctanthes arbor-tristes 2
84   ramdhan champ Ochna obtusata 4
85 wild date palm Phoenix sylvestris 35
86 chir pine Pinus roxburghii 7
87 white frangipani Plumeria obtusa 7
88 frangipani Plumeria rubra 9
89 ashok Polyalthia longifolia 12
90 karanj Pongamia pinnata 3
91 eastern cottonwood Populus deltoides 2
92 vilaiti keekar Prosopis juliflora 61
93   indian red pear Protium serratum 2
94   almond Prunus dulcis var. dulcis 1
95 guava Psidium guavaja 40
96   tada Pterospermum xylocarpum 1
97 buddha's coconut Pterygota alata 2
98 royal palm Roystonea regia 6
99 peelu Salvadora persica 4
100 kosam Schleichera oleosa 1
101   wild almond Sterculia foetida 7
102 spanish mahogany Swietenia mahagoni 2
103   caribbean trumpet tree Tabebuia aurea 7
104 imli Tamarindus indica 1
105   farash Tamarix aphylla 2
106 chestnutleaf trumpet-bush Tecoma castanifolia 2
107 teak Tectona grandis 8
108 arjun Terminalia arjuna 1
109   australian almond Terminalia muelleri 1
110 yellow oleander Thevetia neriifolia 16
111 toon Toona ciliata 1
112   tumri Trewia nudiflora 1
113   California fan palm Washingtonia filifera 13
114 ber Ziziphus mauritiana 1
TOTAL number of trees 1045

Note:

  • Trees highlighted in grey are rare or unusual trees in Delhi
  • Trees highlighted in blue are of a higher order of importance
  • The tree numbers for #43 above are rough estimates.

Notes about the trees numbered as above:

3: The only specimen of its kind in Delhi
6: Uncommon species; probably tried out as a street tree
11: Uncommon tree from Myanmar, E. India
13: Rare in Delhi. Delhi's biggest specimens are here
18: Australian; rare tree in Delhi. Only 2 other specimens seen
19 Native to dry forests. The only one of its kind in Delhi
21 Beautiful trees from S.America. The only ones in Delhi
25: Uncommon. Only a few seen outside Sundar Nursery
30 Uncommon tree in Delhi
33 The only specimen of its kind in Delhi
34 The only specimen of its kind in Delhi
36 Uncommon tree in Delhi 
38 Rare tree in Delhi. From subtropical Himalaya
40 Brazilian. Uncommon in Delhi. Superb specimen
41 The only known specimen in Delhi
48 Recently introduced The largest specimens in Delhi
55 The only specimens of the species in Delhi
57 The sole surviving specimen of this species in Delhi
58 From subtropical Himalaya. The only one in Delhi
60 From coastal Brazil. The only specimens in Delhi
61 Magnificent specimen from C. Africa. The only one in Delhi
64 Beautiful flowering tree from Thailand. Rare in Delhi
66 Uncommon in Delhi. Provided seed for planting on Rajpath
72 Subtropical Himalayan tree. The only specimen in Delhi
76 Beautiful tree from S. India. Rare in Delhi
84 Uncommon in Delhi. Very beautiful bright yellow flowers
93 The only specimen of its kind in Delhi
101 Cultivated for 'true' almonds. Rare in Delhi
103 Probably the oldest specimens in Delhi
112 From subtrop Himalaya. The only specimen in Delhi
113 Not rare. Sundar Nursery has a beautiful avenue of them

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