flowering trees in delhi--Karanj(Pongamania pinnata)

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vinod kumar gupta

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Apr 26, 2008, 10:49:33 AM4/26/08
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Taken at delhi on 24.4.8


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satish phadke

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Apr 26, 2008, 10:57:36 AM4/26/08
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Nice closeup.Its flowering in Pune too.Photos taken 15 days back in Pune.One of the very common tree here
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J.M. Garg

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Apr 26, 2008, 9:22:40 PM4/26/08
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Lovely shot!!!
Here are details & links from Indiantreepix Database:
Pongamia pinnata (syn. P. glabra, Millettia pinnata, Derris indica)   Fabaceae Karanj, Indian Beech Tree, Honge Tree, Pongam Tree, Panigrahi In full bloom at many places in Pune- April first fortnight- Satish ji. Also flowering in Kolkata over past 15 days- J.M.Garg- 8/4/08. Profusely flowering in Juhu Scheme (Mumbai, Maharashtra)-10/4/08- Tejal ji. Some of the trees show few flowers in Delhi- 11/4/08- Vinod ji. In full bloom in Chinnai & S. India- 11/4/08- Dr. Swamy.
Trees of Delhi- Flowers from 3rd week of April to late May; often a second flush in the rains. Pongamia pinnata - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Flowering data - indiantreepix | Google Groups


 
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