Skip to content



Lansdowne’s Heritage Plane

  • by

Image of Tree j016

Bodhi Leaf Lansdowne’s Heritage Plane

Behind the Viceregal Lodge is a Chinnar tree planted by Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, who was the fifth Governor General of Canada, Viceroy of India from 1888-1894, and British Secretary of State for War

Read More »Lansdowne’s Heritage Plane

Shimla Mall Anchor

  • by

Image of Tree j010

Bodhi Leaf Shimla Mall Anchor

Near the Himachal Pradesh Government Buildings, at one end of the lovely pedestrian Mall in Shimla, there is a double trunked oak tree offering a lovely shade to those resting on the benches beneath.

Read More »Shimla Mall Anchor

Craignano Chinar

  • by

Image of Tree t003

Bodhi Leaf Craignano Chinar

This old British estate is now run by the Forest Department as a resthouse, and a Kashmiri Chinnar tree of lovely proportions can be found there

Read More »Craignano Chinar