Trees for avian bio-diversity

Source: Initial Findings Report, Mestripalya
July 2010
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Trees that are currently in the Mestripalya Area:

• Pongam (Pongamia pinneta)
• Silver Oak (Grevellia robusta)
• Rain Tree (Samanea saman)
• Vilayati-Imli (Pithecellobium dulce)
• White acacia (Acacia leucophloea)
• Babul (Acacia nilotica)
• Mango (Mangifera indica)
• Banayan (Ficus brnghalensis)
• Mahuva (Madhuca latifolia)
• Jamun (Syzygium cumini)
• Peepul (Ficus religiosa)
• Coconut (Cocos nucifera)
• Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus sps.)

Trees that could bring in more avian biodiversity include:

Dwarf Trees:
• Bottle Brush
• Saraca Indica
• Khirni
• Barringtonia
• Parijat
• Mehendi
• Lagerstroemia Indica
• Curry Leaf
• Drumstick
• Soapnut
• Solanum
• Scarlet Cordia
• Japanese Cherry

Medium Size Trees:
• Crataeva Magna
• Firmiana Colorata
• Cassia Fistula
• Lagerstroemia Speciosa
• Tecomella Undulata
• Bauhinias
• Bakul
• Champak
• Mango
• Jamun
• Karanja
• Alexandrian Laurel