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Krishem project that shall continue for 18 months, shall see over 1, trees planted, and is being mentored by Indian filmaker Pradip Krishen, who is also a noted environmentalist and the author of ‘Trees Of Delhi’. I especially liked the little sketches of trees with a person besides sometimes with a dog that go with the general information.

PHOTOS: Here Are 22 Of Delhi’s Most Beautiful Native Trees That Need Your Help

J C Certified Buyer 3 Apr, The project shall also feature walks this month as well as in August with volunteers and schools to collect more seeds of native trees in the forest and around Central Ridge one can keep a lookout for more updates here.

Kosam – Schleichera Oleosa. Books like this are more than just a list of common trees.


You are bound to be able to identify a tree, if it is also in the book A Field Guide, authored by Pradip Krishen, introduces you to different types of trees you will most likely get to see in Delhi, both in the city and in the semi-wilderness places like the Ridge.

Trees of Delhi has provided me new ammunition.

And if you are still in doubt, the author tells you exactly where to go looking for a particular tree in Delhi. There is some overlap between the two books which gives an indication of what might have happened during the 45 years’ interregnum between them.

Maheshwari’s list, which focuses only on the treea flora of the city, includes the dhau tree or Anogeissus pendula. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Maybe, just maybe, the book will motivate people to protect the trees in their neighbourhoods. Retrieved from ” https: Kritika rated it it was amazing Aug 10, Peelu – Salvadora Persica. Bistendu – Diospyros Cordifolia. Trees of Delhi introduces you to every tree you are likely to spot in and around the city.

It has been long since I left college. It’s ttees not the archetypal naturalist’s delight.

Sep 27, Meru Gokhale rated it it was amazing. Siris White – Albizia Lebbeck. Pradip Krishen is a notable Indian filmmaker, author and environmentalist. Varsha Chawda rated it it was amazing Nov 30, Bael Patra – Aegle Marmelos. Kunal rated it really liked it Jan 13, If only this existed for NYC!


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Which gives you clear understanding of the size and proportion as well. Akash rated it it was amazing Apr 26, Krishen’s personal acquaintance with the trees is evident in the section on Delhis Ridge.

Suyash Khanolkar rated it it was amazing Sep 20, A Field Guide by Pradip Krishen. To delni what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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When Maheshwari’s book came out, the Ridge was more extensive than what it is today but signs of things to come were already there. Here are 22 of Delhi’s most beautiful native trees captured by Pradip Krishen that need your help. Kanchan Joneja rated it it was amazing Oct 06, A must read for every tree lover.