Here’s an exclusive list on the Popular Trees Name in Marathi that’ll help you gain more knowledge on the native language of Maharashtra!
Trees play a vital role in balancing the ecological cycle and curb problems like air pollution and global warming. Here are some popular Trees Name in Marathi that’ll help you identify them easily while planting in Maharashtra!
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Popular Trees Name in Marathi
1. Banayan / Bargad
Botanical Name: Ficus benghalensis
Marathi Name: Vad
One of the greatest banyan trees is in Kolkata covering around 14,500 square meters of land!
2. Jujube / Ber
Botanical Name: Ziziphus
Marathi Name: Bor
Jujube has spiny branches that grow in a zig-zag pattern.
3. Sacred Fig / Bodhi
Botanical Name: Ficus religiosa
Marathi Name: Ashwattha / Peepal
The tree is famous for having the longest lifespan from 900 to 1,500 years.
Botanical Name: Azadirachta indica
Marathi Name: Kadunimb
The green leaves with serrated margins of the neem trees are used in many ways!
5. Teak / Sagon
Botanical Name: Tectona grandis
Marathi Name: Sagvaan
Its wood is decay and water-resistant, hence used in boat and furniture making.
6. Flame of the Forest / Palash
Botanical Name: Butea monosperma
Marathi Name: Palash
The dense cluster of its beak-like flowers come in orange to red hue.
7. Jackfruit / Kathal
Botanical Name: Artocarpus heterophyllus
Marathi Name: Phanas
Native to the southern parts of India, the tree bears large-sized edible fruits.
8. Stone Apple / Bael
Botanical Name: Aegle marmelos
Marathi Name: Bel / Maredu
Its spiny branches are covered with trifoliate leaves and produce delicious fruits with medicinal benefits.
9. Drumstick / Moonga
Botanical Name: Moringa oleifera
Marathi Name: Shevga
The edible seedpods hanging from its branches have been relished in savory dishes from ages.
10. Curry / Meethi Neem
Botanical Name: Murraya koenigii
Marathi Name: Kudianim
Indigenous to India, the aromatic leaves of the curry are used to impart essence in the tadka recipes.
11. Mango / Aam
Botanical Name: Mangifera indica
Marathi Name: Amba
The deep-rooted tree produces sweet and pulpy mangoes during the peak summers.
12. Coconut / Nariyal
Botanical Name: Cocos nucifera
Marathi Name: Naral
The tropical tree is best known for its edible drupe fruit and leaves for making thatching huts.
13. Bamboo / Baans
Botanical Name: Bambusoideae
Marathi Name: Bamboo / Kalak
Thanks to its resilience and durability, bamboo is used in making ladders and musical instruments.
14. Sandalwood / Chandan
Botanical Name: Santalum album
Marathi Name: Chandan / Gandhachakoda
Essential oil made from the aromatic woods of Chandan is beneficial in aromatherapy.
15. Black Plum / Jamun
Botanical Name: Syzygium cumini
Marathi Name: Jambulah
Upon ripening, the dark plums shed from the tree, forming a fruity carpet beneath.
16. Papaya / Papita
Botanical Name: Carica papaya
Marathi Name: Pappayi
The unbranched stems of the tree is covered with lobed leaves.
17. Indian Cork / Neem Chameli
Botanical Name: Millingtonia hortensis
Marathi Name: Kaval Nimb / Akash Nimb
The bark of the tree is used as a cost-effective alternative for cork and also produces a yellow dye.
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus
Marathi Name: Neelgiri
The tree produces a layer of bark every year while shedding the outermost layer.
19. Royal poinciana / Gulmohar
Botanical Name: Delonix regia
Marathi Name: Gulmohar
The display of orange flowers with complementary fern-like leaves offers an enchanting sight.
20. Tamarind Tree / Imali
Botanical Name: Tamarindus indica
Marathi Name: Chinch
The leaves of this evergreen tree have a unique feature of folding at night.
21. Indian Coral Tree / Pangara
Botanical Name: Erythrina Indica
Marathi Name: Pangara / Mandar
The claw-like thorny bark in pair with red blossoms gives out a fascinating visual.
22. Lead Tree / River Tamarind / Safed Babul
Botanical Name: Leucaena leucocephala
Marathi Name: Subabhu
This tree produces flat and brown seedpods that are a great source of cattle fodder.