Ficus religiosa or sacred ficus is also known as Bodhi Tree, Peepal Tree or Ashwattha tree. Lord Budhha got enlightment Bodhi Tree of Bodh Gaya " Keystone species state of Bihar
Unique identification feature
Leaffall - November to DecemberFlowering - January to April Fruiting - April to May
Planting and Care
Pipal is a storehouse of medicinal value and is used to treat many ailments and diseases, ranging from asthma and skin diseases, to kidney and various blood-related problems. Applying the milk of Peepal leaves on the eyes helps relieve them of pain.