Tree Species

Tree species planted so far…

June 2010 – Planted close to 2000 saplings  (3  plots of 20m x 20m)
June 2013 – Planted 650 saplings
Nov 2013  –  Planted 120 saplings
June 2014 –  263 saplings from June 2013 survived (40% survival rate )
Jul 2014     – Planted 310 saplings 
Sep 2014 – Planted 450 Saplings

And, we have conserved 109 species!!

 
Sl No Scientific Name Malayalam Name Forest Type Tree Size IUCN Status Year of Planting
1 Acacia catechu Karingali Deciduous Large , 20 m         Jun-14  
2 Aegle marmelos Koovalam Deciduous   Vulnerable     Nov-13    
3 Aglaia barberi Chuvanna Akil Evergreen Medium , 15 m Vulnerable       Jun-14  
4 Aglaia malabarica Chuvanna Cheeralam Evergreen Large, 25 m Critically Endangered   Jun-13      
5 Albizia lebbek Vaaka           Nov-13    
6 Alstonia scholaris Ezhilamppala Evergreen Very Large , 30 m       Nov-13    
7 Anthocephalus cadamba Vella kadambu Deciduous Medium, 20m       Nov-13    
8 Antiaris toxicaria Maravuri Evergreen Large, 50 m         Jul-14  
9 Aphanamixis polystachya Chemmaram Evergreen Medium, 20m       Nov-13 Jul-14  
10 Aporosa lindleyana Vetti Semi Evergreen Medium, 20m Vulnerable   Jun-13 Nov-13 Jun-14  
11 Aquilaria malaccensis Kaarakil           Nov-13    
12 Artocarpus hirsutus Ayani or Anjili Evergreen Large , 35 m Vulnerable   Jun-13   Jun-14 Sep-14
13 Artrocarpus cockoocha Pulinchakka               Sep-14
14 Baccourea courtallensis Moottil Pazham Evergreen Medium , 15 m         Jun-14  
15 Bambusa arundinancea  Mula           Nov-13 Jun-14  
16 Bombax ceiba Ilavu Semi Evergreen Large, 45 m       Nov-13    
17 Butea monosperma (Palash or Flame of the Forest) Chamatha Plasu Deciduous Medium ,15 m   Jun-10        
18 Caesalpinia sappan Pathimugham Chappangam   Small tree, 10 m   Jun-10        
19 Calamus lakshmanae Chooral           Nov-13    
20 Calophyllum apetalum Manjappunna Evergreen Large, 30 m     Jun-13   Jun-14  
21 Calophyllum inophyllum Punna Evergreen Medium, 20m       Nov-13    
22 Calophyllum wightianum  Attapunna Evergreen Large           Sep-14
23 Canarium strictum Kundirikkam Evergreen Large, 30 m Vulnerable     Nov-13 Jul-14 Sep-14
24 Careya arborea Pezhu Deciduous Medium , 12 m       Nov-13    
25 Caryota urens Chunda pana               Sep-14
26 Cassia fistula Kanikkonna Deciduous Medium , 20 m   Jun-10        
27 Celtis Cinnamomea Butha Evergreen Small tree , 20 m           Sep-14
28 Chrionanthus mala-elengi (Malabar Fringe Tree) Malaelangi Evergreen Small tree, 10 m   Jun-10 Jun-13      
29 Chukrasia tabularis Chuvanna akhil Semi Evergreen Large, 30 m       Nov-13 Jul-14  
30 Cinnamomum malabatrum Itanaakaruppa Evergreen Large, 20 m   Jun-10       Sep-14
31 Cyathocalyx zeylanicus  Chaakanthi Evergreen Large, 30 m         Jun-14  
32 Cynometra travancorica Koori Evergreen Large, 30 m Endangered   Jun-13   Jun-14  
33 Dalbergia latifolia Kariveetti Semi evergreen, moistDeciduous 25 m           Sep-14
34 Diosperus prurium               Jun-14  
35 Diospyros ebenum Karimaram Dry Evergreen Large           Sep-14
36 Dysoxylum malabaricum Vella Akhil Semi Evergreen Large, 35 m Endangered     Nov-13 Jul-14  
37 Elaeocarpus serratus Nalla kara, Rudraksham Evergreen Small, 18 m           Sep-14
38 Elaeocarpus tuberculatus Kaatturudraksham Semi Evergreen Large, 30 m     Jun-13 Nov-13    
39 Emblica Officinalis Nelli Deciduous Medium , 15 m         Jun-14  
40 Ensete superba Kalluvazha Semi Evergreen Herb Vulnerable Jun-10        
41 Ficus benghalensis Peral   Large , 20 m   Jun-10        
42 Ficus gibosa Ithi           Nov-13 Jul-14  
43 Ficus religiosa Arayaal       Jun-10        
44 Filicium decipiens Valmurichcha, Irumbarakki, Kattunelli Evergreen Large, 25 m         Jun-14  
45 Flacourtia montana Graham Chaliru Evergreen Small tree, 10 m     Jun-13   Jun-14  
46 Garcia indica Kudampuli Evergreen Small       Nov-13    
47 Garcia indica Kokkum Evergreen Small         Sep-14  
48 Gmelina arborea Kumbil Deciduous Medium ,15 m   Jun-10        
49 Holoptelea integrifolia Aaval (From Nursery) Deciduous Large, 20 m         Jun-14  
50 Holoptelia integrifolia Aval Deciduous Large, 20 m       Nov-13    
51 Hopea erosa Karakongu Evergreen Large , 20 m Critically endangered       Jun-14  
52 Hopea glabra Irumbakam Evergreen Large , 20 m Endangered   Jun-13      
53 Hopea parviflora Kambakam Evergreen Large , 35 m Endangered   Jun-13 Nov-13    
54 Hydnocarpus pentandra Marotti Semi Evergreen Small tree, 10 m Vulnerable   Jun-13 Nov-13 Jul-14  
55 Hydnocarpus wightiana Malmurutti, Maravetti, Kodi Evergreen Large           Sep-14
56 Lagerstroemia floribunda Manimaruthu       Jun-10        
57 Lagerstroemia microcarpa (Nude Lady of the forest Vendekku Deciduous Very Large , 30 m   Jun-10     Jun-14  
58 Lagerstroemia reginae Manimaruthu Deciduous         Nov-13   Sep-14
59 Litsea whightiana Pattuthali Evergreen Medium , 15 m     Jun-13      
60 Lophopetalum wightianum Vembala, Venkotta Evergreen Very Large, 40 m Low Risk       Jun-14 Sep-14
61 Lophopetalum wightianum Ven kotta                
62 Madhuca bourdillonii Thanditiyan Semi Evergreen Large, 30 m Critically Endangered   Jun-13   Jun-14  
63 Madhuca indica Ilippa Deciduous Medium       Nov-13    
64 Madhuca longifolia Ilippa Deciduous         Nov-13    
65 Mappia foetida Arali Evergreen Shrub, 10 m           Sep-14
66 Memecylon umbellatum Kaasavu, Kanjavu Semi Evergreen Large , 20 m     Jun-13   Jun-14  
67 Mesua nagassarium Nagapoomaram Evergreen Very Large , 30 m       Nov-13 Jul-14 Sep-14
68 Mimusops elengi Elanji           Nov-13    
69 Myristica dactyloides Adakkapine or Kaattujathikka Evergreen Large , 20 m Vulnerable   Jun-13      
70 Mystiria malabarica Pathiri , Kaattu jaathi Deciduous Medium , 15 m         Jun-14  
71 Nephelium lappaceum Rambuttan Evergreen         Nov-13    
72 Ochrocarpus longifolius Surampunna             Sep-14  
73 Diospyros pruriens Paaykkettu         Jun-13      
74 Only regional name available Koonambaala         Jun-13      
75 Citrus limon Cherunaarakam           Nov-13    
76 Phoenix dactylifera Inthappana           Nov-13    
77 Crateva magna Neeramathalam           Nov-13    
78 Oroxylum indicum Palakappayyani Deciduous Medium ,15 m Endangered Jun-10 Jun-13   Jun-14  
79 Otonephelium stipulaceum Poripoovam Evergreen Large, 30 m     Jun-13   Jun-14  
80 Persea macrantha Kulirmaavu Evergreen Very Large , 30 m   Jun-10        
81 Pittosporum tetraspermum Analivegam Evergreen Small tree, 8 m     Jun-13      
82 Pongamia pinnata Ungu       Jun-10        
83 Pterocarpus marsupium Venga Deciduous Very Large , 30 m Vulnerable Jun-10   Nov-13 Jun-14  
84 Pterocarpus santalainus Rakthachandanam Deciduous Medium, 15 m       Nov-13 Jul-14  
85 Sageraea grandiflora Manjaara Evergreen Large , 20 m Endangered   Jun-13      
86 Salacia reticulata Ekanayakam Semi Evergreen   Endangered     Nov-13    
87 Salix tetrasperma Attuvanchi Dry Evergreen to Dry Deciduous Forests, Riparian Large, 25 m       Nov-13 Jul-14  
88 Sappindus tripholiates Uruvanchi Semi Evergreen Medium, 18 m       Nov-13    
89 Saraca asoca Ashokam Evergreen Small tree, 5 m Vulnerable Jun-10   Nov-13 Jun-14  
90 Schleichera oleosa Poovam Deciduous Large, 20 m   Jun-10        
91 Simarouba glauca Lakshmitharu             Jun-14  
92 Stereospermum colais Ponpaathiri (Yellow Snake Tree) Deciduous Large, 25 m     Jun-13      
93 Strychnos nux – vomica Kanjiram Semi Evergreen Medium, 20m       Nov-13    
94 Syzygium Cumini Elangi, Njaval   Medium , 15 m         Jun-14  
95 Syzygium laetum Jnaaval, Kollinjaval Evergreen Small tree, 8 m     Jun-13      
96 Syzygium stocksie Vallamanchi Evergreen Medium , 15 m Endangered       Jun-14  
97 Syzygium travacoricum Poriyal, Vatamkolli   Small, 12m           Sep-14
98 Syzygium zeylanicum Poombazham (Clove), Kaattuvazhana   Shrub, 10 m Endemic Jun-10        
99 Terminalia arjuna Neermaruthu Deciduous Large, 25 m   Jun-10   Nov-13 Jun-14  
100 Terminalia bellirica Thaani Deciduous Very Large , 40 m   Jun-10     Jun-14  
101 Terminalia chebula Kadukka Deciduous Medium, 15 m           Sep-14
102 Terminalia paniculata Pilla Maruthu Deciduous Large 30 m           Sep-14
103 Terminalia tomentosa Kari Maruthu Deciduous Large           Sep-14
104 Thespesia populnea Poovarasu Evergreen Medium, 15m       Nov-13 Jul-14  
105 Vateria indica Vellapine,  

Kuntirikkappayin

Evergreen Very Large , 30 m Critically Endangered Jun-10 Jun-13 Nov-13 Jun-14  
106 Vatica               Jun-14  
107 Vepris bilocularis Moothassari Evergreen Large , 20 m Rare   Jun-13   Jun-14  
108 Wrightia tinctoria Dandappala Deciduous Medium ,15 m   Jun-10        
109 Zanthoxylum rhetsa Mullilavu Evergreen Small tree , 15 m           Sep-14