Green Bharat Certificate
Certificate Number: 19BAG018
This sapling/tree has been planted by Adamya Chetana and Supported by AICTE to increase green cover on the mother earth in recognition of institute’s performance. We take responsibility for nurturing the plant which can be viewed by scanning the QR code.
Event/Award Ceremony: Swachhta Ranking Awards 2019
Date: 3rd3rd December 2019
Conducted by: AICTE, New Delhi
Awardee: PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Category (if applicable): Residential Colleges – UGC
Position (if applicable): 3rd
Details of the Tree:
Botanical name: Couroupita guianensis
Tree Name in Hindi: Nagaling
Tree Name in English: cannonball tree
Tree Name in Kannada: Nagaling
Features of the Tree: Couroupita guianensis, known by a variety of common names including cannonball tree, is a deciduous tree in the family Lecythidaceae, which also includes the Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa) and Paradise nut Lecythis zabucajo. It is native to the tropical forests of Central and South America, and it is cultivated in many other tropical areas throughout the world because of its beautiful, fragrant flowers and large, interesting fruits. There are medicinal uses for many parts of Couroupita guianensis, and the tree has cultural and religious significance in India, Sri Lanka, and Southeast Asia.
More deatils at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Couroupita_guianensis
Tree Plantation Date: 1st December 2019
Planted at: Bengaluru
Latitude and Longitude of the location: 12.950989, 77.512711
We welcome you to visit your tree.