Not only is the Tata Zoo rich with various animal species, the zoo area is also home to several species of trees and plants. A variety of about 20 species is available in the park, which many may not be even aware of.

A list of the plant species with their scientific and local names are given below:

 

Plant Species
Sl No. Scientific name Local Name
1 Adina cordifloia Karam
2 Aegle marmelos Bel
3 Azadiracta indica Neem
4 Bombax ceiba Semal
5 Bauhinia blankeina Kachnar
6 Bauhinia purpurea Kachnar
7 Cassia siamea Chakundi
8 Cordia myxa Lasora
9 Dulbergia sissoo Shisham
10 Ficus carica Dumar/Fig
11 Ficus bengalensis Barh
12 Ficus religiosa Pipal
13 Inga dulcis Jagal jalebi
14 Bassia latifolia Mahua
15 Schleichera oleosa Kusum
16 Shorea robusta Sal
17 Terminalia arjuna Arjun
18 Zizyphus jujuba Ber
19 Anthocephalus cadamba Kadamb
20. Butea monosperma Palash