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Book 7: Chapter 5 – Trees of India
  1. The mango tree is native to India from where it spread all over the world. In several cultures, its fruit and leaves are ritually used as floral decorations at weddings, public celebrations and religious ceremonies.

  2. The ashokatree is considered sacred throughout the Indian subcontinent, especially in India and Sri Lanka. This tree has a multitude of names in Indian literature. Some names for the Ashoka tree and its flowers include : Sita-Ashoka, Anganapriya, Ashopalava, Ashoka, Asupala, Apashaka, Ashoka, Hemapushpa, Kankeli, Madhupushpa, Pindapushpa, Pindipushpa, Vanjula, Vishoka, Vichitra.

  3. One of the earliest mentions of the coconut also dates back to the One Thousand and One Nights story of Sinbad the Sailor, he is known to have bought and sold coconuts during his Fifth Voyage.

  4. All parts of Indian Gooseberry are used in various Ayurvedic/Unani medicines. The tree is small to medium in size, reaching 8 to 18 m in height.

  5. The shisham tree is state tree of Punjab state (India) and provincial tree of Punjab province (Pakistan).

  6. Kikar is a shrub or small tree. It is widely used for firewood and to make barriers. In Hindi it is called angaraji babul, Kabuli kikar, vilayati babul, vilayati khejra or vilayati kikar.

  7. Jackfruit is native to Southern and Southeast Asia. It is the national fruit of Bangladesh, (locally called Kathal). It is also found in East Africa, e.g., in Uganda and Mauritius, as well as throughout Brazil.

  8. Among the Hindus, as the etymology of deodar suggests, it is worshiped as a divine tree. Deva, the first half of the Sanskrit term, means divine or deity.  

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