Trees of Morni: Dhaman

May 8, 2012

Dhaman/ Dhamin/ Dhanu vriksha/Kandiayee (Grewia tiliifolia) a moderate sized tree with a grey/dark brown bark that bears pea sized, globose, edible stone fruits that turn black when ripe. The fruit is liked by grey langurs and humans alike! Leaves are oblique, heart shaped. Wood is strong elastic and durable.

Dhaman Tree, Rasoon (May, 2012)

Dhaman Fruit

Dhaman Leaves

Dhaman Tree Trunk

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