Sanskrit: Svetakanchanara, Karbudara
English: Dwarf White Bauhinia
Malayalam: Vella Mandram- വെള്ള മന്ദാരം, Kongu
White Orchid-tree are mostly found in deciduous forests, and grow to the height of 2 to 3 meters tall, the leaves are rough, green, and bi-lobed, up to 15 centimeters long, with the apical cleft up to 5 cm deep. The flowers are pure white, fragrant, and with five petals sized to 8 to 12 centimeters in diameter. The fruit is a pod 7.5 to 15 centimeters long and 1.5 to 1.8 centimeters broad.
Useful plant parts of White Orchid-tree:
|White orchid tree – Vella Mandaram|
|Yellow orchid tree -Manja Mandaram|
|Red orchid tree -Chuvanna Mandaram|
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