St Xavier College Araucaria

At the entrance to St Xavier school, this Southern Hemisphere tree adds a nice touch to their garden plantings

St Thomas Church Neon

Yet another neon palm tree, near St Thomas Church, at the end of Sudder Street, Kolkata

Hotel HI Semal

One of two tall semals growing at the front of the Hotel Hindustan International in downtown Calcutta, visible from the flyover.

Presidency College Semal

This tall semal tree grows in the corner of a courtyard at Calcutta’s famous Presidency College

Park St Peepal

At one of Calcutta’s most crowded intersections, this small tree-shrine is passed by countless pedestrians and motorists going about their business on Park St.

Dryland Mangrove

This tree at Calcutta’s Botanical Garden is notable for being a member of a species normally found as mangroves in salty tidal waters, but here growing happily in the dirt and living on freshwater

Aurobindo Gate Mango

At the entrance to the Aurboindo Ashram in downtown Calcutta can be found this broad mango tree.

Park St Cemetary Mango

Calcutta’s Park Street Cemetary is a final resting place for many Britisher’s, and also home to some massive mango trees like this one.

Strand Leaning Araucaria

A tall Araucaria tree leans steeply near St. John’s Church on the Strand, in Calcutta downtown.

Maidan Starburst

A beautiful water-starburst tree, lit up near the Victoria Memorial

Landmark Trees of India