It is a species of Bursera of Burseraceae. It must be B.delpichiana.
Found on the dry and bouldary tracts of A.P. In Hyderabad you can huge
trees in Indira Park, Mamidipalli areas and also planted in Fragrance
garden at Sanjeevaiah Park.
> On Jun 17, 2008, at 10:33 AM, J.M. Garg wrote:
> > Hi, Barry ji,
> > Thanks for the feedback.
> > I checked up, it's not definitely a Bosewellia serrata.
> > Based on your clue, I looked for deferent species of Bursera. I
> > find Bursera citronella as per the following link (although I can
> > hardly read the text & I am not sure) matching in its leaves & as I
> > told you its leaves were giving lemonish fragrance: http://
> > images.google.co.in/imgres?imgurl=http://conabioweb.conabio.gob.mx/
> > bancoimagenes/imagenes/thumbs/thumbs21856.jpg&imgrefurl=http://
> > conabioweb.conabio.gob.mx/bancoimagenes/doctos/
> > 001_thumbs56-7.htm&h=100&w=67&sz=2&hl=en&start=7&um=1&tbnid=JuS8oXeVh3
> > ZrpM:&tbnh=82&tbnw=55&prev=/images%3Fq%3DBursera%2Bcopallifera%26um%
> > 3D1%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DN
> > On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 7:37 PM, Barry Stock <barryst...@gmail.com
> > wrote:
> > Gorgeous!
> > It looks like a member of the Burseraceae (hence "Bursera"). The
> > fruit will split in three and fall leaving the (probably red) seed
> > behind.
> > Boswellia serrata?
> > -bs
> > On Jun 16, 2008, at 11:59 AM, J.M. Garg wrote:
> >> One of my friends accompanying me told it to be a Lavender or
> >> Barsera. But I could not get the details in my books or net. It's
> >> leaves have a very sweet lemonish smell & it was a smallish tree
> >> with quite a broad canopy. Group of trunks (as in the picture) at
> >> Vanasthali Deer Park, Hyderabad made a lovely & interesting
> >> formation.
> >> --
> >> With regards,
> >> J.M.Garg
> >> "We often ignore the beauty around us"
> >> For learning about our trees & plants, please visit/ join Google e-
> >> group (Indiantreepix)http://groups.google.co.in/group/
> >> indiantreepix?hl=en
> >> For my Birds, Butterflies, Trees, Landscape pictures etc., visit
> >> <For Id2 Lavender or Barsera fruits & leaves at Hyderabad, AP I
> >> IMG_7070.jpg><For Id2 Lavender or Barsera trunks at Hyderabad, AP
> >> I IMG_7219.jpg>
> > --
> > With regards,
> > J.M.Garg
> > "We often ignore the beauty around us"
> > For learning about our trees & plants, please visit/ join Google e-
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