Melia azedarach

Melia azedarach  Melia azedarach  Melia azedarach

Melia azedarach - Tree, up to 7-12 m tall. Leaves up to 50 cm long, alternate, long-petioled, 2 or 3 times compound (odd-pinnate); the leaflets dark green above and lighter green below, margins serrate. Flowers small, five, fragrant; petals, growing in clusters, pale purple or lilac. Fruit is a drupe, marble-sized, light yellow at maturity, hanging on the tree, and gradually becoming wrinkled and almost white.

Scientific Name Melia azedarach
Family Name MELIACEAE
English Name Persian lilac
Local Name Lunumidella
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts none

Melia azedarach  Melia azedarach  Melia azedarach

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