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Cannon ball tree -  Couroupita guaianensis | by Indianature ss2
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Cannon ball tree - Couroupita guaianensis

The flowers are used in the worship of Lord Siva. Also called Nag Champa / Nag Kesar / Kailas Pati

 

There are several really old trees of couroupita in the Byculla zoo at Mumbai

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Taken on October 18, 2010