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Noticeable Features

  1. Tree flowers in profusion and flower sprays cover the tree so entirely that the tree, appearing bright yellow can be spotted with ease even from a distance.
  2. Before the flowering season, the tree is leafless and the plentiful ripe long pods can be seen hanging.
  3. Planted in parks and avenues as an ornamental tree.
Fact File
Distribution in India (wild) In deciduous forests
Type Small to medium sized deciduous tree with spreading irregular canopy
Peak flowering season Beginning of the hot season and into it
Flower Bright yellow in long cascading clusters
Fruit Pod; long cylindrical; green to begin with and dark brown when ripe; 40-100 seeds
Leaves Compound leaf with 4-8 leaflets
Bark Smooth and ash coloured in young tree; dark brown when older
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