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Barringtonia: The perfect tree #ThursdayTreeLove

The Barringtonia makes Mumbai’s Marine Drive even more magical with its thick green foliage all through the year

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Another Mango Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

Sometime ago I shared a post of a stump of a mango tree. Today I’m sharing the photo of its replacement – a stripling in comparison to the magnificent mango tree that dominated my father’s garden. Despite being a young one , this true blue Alphonso had already yielded 8 large and sweet mangoes this …

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Stumped! #ThursdayTreeLove

  Last week my brother sent me this photo of a tree stump that left me with mixed feelings. This was part of a mango tree that had stood on the property long before any of us had set foot on it. Once part of an orchard, this land was converted to a housing colony …

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Flowering Canonballs #ThursdayTreeLove

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This post is a day late but ever since I spotted this flowering Canonball tree, I have been dying to share it . I first spotted this tree several years ago while walking down the shaded lanes of Gamdevi. At that time I thought it was a tree with some parasitical growth. Then I spotted …

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Jackfruit Beauties #ThursdayTreeLove

Earlier this week, I managed to shake off the lethargy that had gripped me these past few months . I actually managed to haul myself out of bed get into my walking shoes. I braced myself to walk around the compound in semi darkness. But, being a reluctant walker, I was looking for an excuse …

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The Cannon Ball Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

With Little Po and Ms Papaya on holiday, I decided to take them for a Nature walk to Hanging Gardens. I doubt they were really interested but nonetheless I pointed out interesting trees and flowers and asked them to repeat the names. They were more excited to collect the twigs and leaves but when they …