Drooping Ashoka

Botanical Name: Polyalthia Longifolia
English Name: Saraca asoca
Local Name: Drooping Ashoka

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Unique identification feature
  •   Polyalthia Longifolia,the false ashoka native to India,is a lofty evergreen tree,commonly planted due to its effectiveness in alleviating noise pollution.
Unique identification feature
  •    Leaffall - EverygreenFlowering  - March to April Fruiting  - January to August 
Planting and Care
  •   In India's traditional system of medicine, used for fever, skin diseases, hypertension and helminthiasis. The plant is used for skin disease, fever, diabetes and hypertension.  Bark is a good source of fiber used as Avenue Plantation.

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