Sanjay Van Giant Ficus

In the forest of south Delhi, near the Qtub Minar and Mehrauli, hide not only countless ancient ruins but also this large elder Indian Rubber Tree

Gandhi Memorial Arjuna

Near Gandhi’s final cremation place on the shores of the Yamuna River is a tall and impressive Arjuna tree

The People Tree

A bookstore and craftwork shop in Connaught Place devoted to rural empowerment and development

Qadam Sharif Musa

Visitors looking for Qadam Sharif mosque in Old Delhi will pass by this lovely banana plant near a crumbling gateway

Lodhi Shady Ficus

A prominent and shady jadi tree can be found near the Bara Gumbad at Lodhi Gardens

Cindy’s Hideout

Between the two main tombs at Lodhi Gardens, amidst the pleasant and happy park-goers, a small shrub can be a hiding place for a shy person

Sanjay Helix

Hiding in the forest of Sanjay Van, this tree twists around itself in a strange spiral.


In Adchhini, South Delhi, I encountered a gum tree growing through a metal fence. As I investigated, a crow sleepily ignored me while perching on a low branch.

Landmark Trees of India