Viceregal Juniperus

Junipers are amongst the most widespread trees globally, and you can find a nice specimen at the Institute of Advanced Studies in Shimla

Victoria’s Chinnar

Behind the magnificent ViceRegal Lodge in Shimla, a large Chinnar tree in the garden represents Queen Victoria and her once-extensive empire.

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

Death of the Raj Gatekeeper

A dead tree stands near the entrance to the gardens of the Institute of Advanced Studies, formerly the Viceregal Lodge from where the British governed India

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.

Rock Garden Entry Tree

Near the entrace to the colorful recycled-material fantast Rock Garden of Nek Chand is this lovely tree

Rock Garden Tree Simalcra

On the walls in the corner of the fantastic Rock Garden in Chandigarh, a collection of trees are represented in a unique style.