Are the leaves of the tree in the 3rd picture? I could feel some
difference in the leaves like the tip is more elongated in the close
ups and the leaf base is round in the tree but is narrowing in the
My opinion is that the leaves are not of Spondias pinnata (Is the leaf
picture from a sapling?). But the tree looks like Spondias pinnata.
Just taste the leaves when you go back to the field, if it is sour in
taste then it is Spondias pinnata, otherwise it is something else.
On Aug 19, 9:55 am, "Pardeshi S." <satishparde...@gmail.com
> Hi Rashida
> Just check out for Garuga pinnata, Burseraceae
> as i have also observed pink tinge beneath. the mature leaves are
> densely hairy campared to young ones.
> Satish Pardeshi
> Neil Soares wrote:
> > Hi Rashida,
> > In case no one has already identified it for you, it is Spondius pinnata locally called Ambada.
> > Regards,
> > Neil.
> > --- On Sat, 8/15/09, rashida atthar <rashidaatt...@hotmail.com