The Survivor Pine at Mori

This is one of the last surviving giant pines at the riverside grove in Mori, now surrounded by a younger plantation of pine trees.

Nako Gompa Cypress

The village of Nako, high in the mountains between Kinnaur and Spiti, is beneath a small Buddhist monument where this tree grows

Taj Longleaf Pine

A Himalayan Longleaf pine grows near the entrance to the Taj Mahal Gardens

A Cycad for the Gauhara Begum

This cycad is for Gauhara Begum, the daughter of Mumtaz Mahal. The mother died in childbirth and the Taj was built in her memory. Gauhara lived to the age of 75.

A NEHU Pine

One of the Khasi pines at NorthEastern Hill University

Pinewoods Bunya Pine

A tall Bunya Bunya Pine from the northeast coast of Australia grows on the lawns at the heritage Pinewood hotel on a hilltop in downtown Shillong

A Shillong Podocarp

You can chase this multi-trunked coniferous tree in the upper corner of the Shillong Botanicals, near the dam for Ward Lake