• Fragrant Trees

    Fragrant Trees..
    Our beautiful earth is blessed with many fragrant trees, variety of well known trees and still many we are unfamiliar of.. A tree with full of very sweet fragrant beautiful blooms in it !! wowow  that will be one of the beautiful thing to be around with....

    Ylang Ylang - Cananga odorata കാട്ടുചെമ്പകം
    Ylang ylang is another tree with such marvelous fragrant yellow greenish flowers native to Malaysia.The tree grow to very tall 10/12mt.Leaves are very dark green.Flowers are 6 petals and are twisted at the end when young.Then turning into dark yellow when matured.

     Mimusops - Bakul - ഇലഞ്ഞി
     Bakul is a large and handsome tree well-known for its fragrant flowers which are strung into garlands and worn by women. Bakul is used in the treatment and maintenance of oral hygiene. Rinsing mouth with water solution made with bakul helps in strengthening the teeth.It flowers in April, and fruiting occurs in June. Leaves are glossy, dark green, oval-shaped, 5–14 cm long, and 2.5–6 cm wide. Flowers are cream, hairy, and scented.Ripened fruits facilitate a cure for burning urination. The ripe fruit pounded and mixed with water is given to promote delivery in childbirth. The powder of dried flowers is a brain tonic and useful as a snuff to relieve headache

    Artabotrys hexapetalus   - Hari Champa - ഹരി ചെമ്പകം

    Hari Champa or Manoranjini is well known for its fragrance.Native to India and Asia.The yellow colored flowers of this plant are very fragrant. The flowers are greenish in the beginning and turn yellow with age and the flowers are long lasting with fruity pleasant smell. The common names include Ylang Ylang Vine, Climbing lang-lang, Tail grape and Ilang-ilang. When young it is a shrub which turns into a climber once attains the height of about 2 meters.

    Egg Magnolia - Magnolia liliifera

    Egg Magnolia is a medium sized tree with verty fragrant yellow flowers found in North-East India - Assam, Manipur, Sikkim.The buds look like an egge before opening and thus this name occurs.Well known ornamental flower

    Magnolia × soulangeana (saucer magnolia) is a hybrid plant in the genus Magnolia and family Magnoliaceae. It is a deciduous tree with large, early-blooming flowers in various shades of white, pink, and purple. It is one of the most commonly used magnolias in horticulture, being widely planted in the British Isles, especially in the south of England; and in the United States, especially the east and west coasts.Saucer Magnolia is probably one of the most popular magnolia,heavy bloomer.The tree blooms in mid- to late April. The flowers are also fragran

    Magnolia grandiflora - ഹിമ ചെമ്പകം

    Magnolia grandiflora, commonly known as the southern magnolia or bull bay, is a tree of the family Magnoliaceae native to the southeastern United States, from Virginia south to central Florida, and west to eastern Texas and Oklahoma. Reaching 27.5 m (90 ft) in height, it is a large striking evergreen tree with large dark green leaves and large white fragrant flowers. Widely cultivated around the world, over a hundred cultivars have been bred and marketed commercially. The timber is hard and heavy, and has been used commercially to make furniture, pallets, and veneer.One of the most magnificent of the fragrant trees.Flowers are used as offering in puja.Its also called as Tree Lotus

    Cyclone Green Champa -  Artabotrys zeylanicus

    Cyclone Green Champa is a woody climber with many branches.Leaves and long and pointed.Flowers are hairy, Cyclone Champa is found in the forests of Karnata,Sri Lanka and Kerala.Flowering December-January.



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