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Tamarind

   
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Noticeable Features

  1. Massive tree with a dome-shaped crown
  2. Fine feathery leaves
  3. Flowering and fruiting in profusion
Fact File
Distribution in India (wild) Introduced to India in very ancient times and hence naturalised and common throughout the country
Type Massive girthed deciduous tree
Peak flowering season Mid Summer
Flower Three unequal yellow petals with red lines; two petals reduced to bristles; reddish pink buds
Fruit Curved pod, thick, pulpy and bulging over seeds; shining hard brown seeds
Leaves Compound with 10-20 small leaflets without a terminal leaflet
Bark Dark grey and lightly fissured
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