Green Bharat Certificate
Certificate Number: 19BAG030
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: Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Category (if applicable): Residential University – AICTE
Position (if applicable):4th
Details of the Tree:
Botanical name: Terminalia elliptica
Tree Name in Hindi:
Tree Name in English:
Tree Name in Kannada: Matti
Features of the Tree: Terminalia elliptica is a species of Terminalia native to southern and southeast Asia in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam., It is a prominent part of both dry and moist deciduous forests in southern India. Terminalia tomentosa has a remarkable attribute: some members of the species store water in the dry season. A survey conducted at Bandipur National Park, India showed that a proportion of trees store water and there is a girth dependent increase in the frequency and amount of water storage. The mechanism and ecophysiological significance of this water storage is not known.
More deatils at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terminalia_elliptica
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.