Sal Tree

Sal Scientific name: Shorea robusta Bangla/local name: ‘Gazari’           Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981) Kingdom Plantae Division Magnoliophyta Class Magnoliopsida Order Malvales Family Dipterocarpaceae Genus Shorea Species S. robusta Botanical Description Habit: Sal is a large sub deciduous tree. It is up to 30 meter high. Root: Taproot system Stem: They have tough texture. Young […]

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Sunduri

Sunduri Local/Bangla name: ‘Sunduri’ Scientific name: Heritiera fomes Buch-Ham         Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981) Kingdom Plantae Division Magnoliophyta Class Magnoliopsida Order Malvales Family Malvaceae Genus Heritiera Species fomes Description of timber It is hard and tough, difficult to season and work. It is elastic and close grained, is strong and durable. These qualities make it […]

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Teak

Teak Scientific name: Tectona grandis Bangla/local name: ‘Shegun’         Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981) Kingdom Plantae Division Magnoliophyta Class Magnoliopsida Order Lamiales Family Lamiaceae Genus Tectona Species T. grandis Botanical Description of Teak Habit: Perennial large tree Root: Tap root system Stem: Tall Leaf: Simple, large   Economic Importance Used as timber

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Mehgoni

Mehgoni Scientific name: Swietenia macrophylla King Bangla/local name: ‘Mehgoni’     Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981) Kingdom Plantae Division Magnoliophyta Class Magnoliopsida Order Sapindales Family Meliaceae Genus Swietenia Species S. macrophylla Economic Importance Used as timber The fruit and leaf are used as medicine

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Ghoti Bans

English name: Buddha Belly Bamboo Local/Bangla name: ‘Ghoti Bans’ Scientific name: Bambusa tuldoides Munro Synonym: Bambusa ventricosa McClure (1938)         Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981) Kingdom Plantae Division Magnoliophyta Class Liliopsida Order Poales Family Poaceae Genus Bambusa Species B. tuldoides Economic Importance: Mainly used as ornamental purpose

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