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Patala

The common name for this plant is the Fragrant Padri Tree. It is a large deciduous tree that grows up to 20 metres in height with long and velvety branches.

The common name for this plant is the Fragrant Padri Tree. It is a large deciduous tree that grows up to 20 metres in height with long and velvety branches. The flowers are pink and can grow to 20cm in length, they are characterised by their wonderful scent. The medium-sized deciduous tree, Patala is a useful Indian medicinal plant that is botanically known as Stereospermum chelonoides. The plant has several names in various native Indian languages. In Bengali it is called Ghunta, Mug, Parul and Paruli. Apart from Padal, the plant is called is also called Padaria, Padiala or Paral in Hindi, as well. Patala is the Sanskrit name of the plant and it is called as Kalagari, Padal, Padialu, Parul, and Patala in Marathi. While in Tamil Nadu it is Anbu-Vagini, Padiri or Padri, in Telegu it is popular as Ambuvasini, Goddalipulusu, Kalagoru, Kaligotu, Kokkesa, Kuberakshi, Patali and Peddakalaguri.

Patala has a medium height of 9-18 m and its bark is grey or dark brown. The horizontally furrowed tree exfoliates in large, flat scales. The leaves are simple pinnate, having a length of 30-60 cm and they have 3-4 pairs of leaflets also. The terminal one has a length of 7.5-15 cm and width of 5-7.5 cm and it is broadly elliptic. The apex of Patala is shortly abruptly acuminate and the margins often serrulate when young. The apex is rough above, often pubescent beneath with usually rounded and unequal-sided base. There are 6-8 pairs of main nerves and the petiolules of lateral leaflets are generally less than 2.5 mm long. The flowers of Patala have sweet fragrance and they are borne in large, lax trichotomous that are viscidly hairy panicles.
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